Assembly building as a component of the Capitol Complex at Chingmeirong, Imphal in February 2013.
inauguration by Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on December 3 2011
The Chongabon (dome) of the Assembly building has been painted beautifully by artist Bonomali reflecting the arts and artefacts of all the 32 ethnic groups of Manipur.
The site where the Assembly building now stands was used as a reserved line during the British colonial period before Assam Rifles turned it into their firing range
The new Assembly building was constructed at the cost of Rs 142.42 crores starting from January 2006
The new building is now the most spacious Assembly building in the entire North East region.
The main hall of the Assembly building can accommodate 150 MLAs.
Picture Credit :: Bullu Raj - Poknapham