Memorial of Chhingpui

Lunglei, Mizoram

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The Memorial of Chhingpui reminds the people about the passionate love of Chhingpui and Kaptuanga.

Memorial of Chhingpui is a memorial stone erected in the memory of a charming young woman named Chhingpui. This lady belonged to a wealthy family and was endowed with incredible beauty. Many young men were desirous to get married to her. Among all she was inclined towards a young man Kaptuanga and tied the knot with him. They were living a happy married life but misfortune raised it ugly head when war broke out between the rival chiefs. Chhingpui was abducted and was put to death. It was a grave loss to Kaptuanga which he could not bear. Grief-stricken Kaptuanga killed himself. The Memorial of Chhingpui reminds the people about the passionate love of Chhingpui and Kaptuanga.

Airport : Nearest airport is Aizawl. Aizawl is connected to Kolkata and Imphal by air. Indian Airlines connects Aizawl to rest of India via Guwahati, Imphal, Kolkata. Can reach the sight by road from Aizawl.

Railhead : Nearest railhead is Silchar which is in Assam ( 184 km away). From Guwahati, travel to Silchar by Barak Valley Express, Cachar Express or the Tripura Passenger. Can reach the sight by road from Aizawl.

Road Transport : NH - 54 connects Aizawl with the rest of the country through Silchar. Buses and taxis are available from Silchar to Aizawl. Night services are also available. Aizawl can also be approached by road from Shillong and Guwahati. Can reach the sight by road from Aizawl.

Staying near the Memorial of Chhingpui
Since Aizawl is not to far from the sight, you can have a night stay at Aizawl, from where you can go for a day trip to the Memorial of Chhingpui sight. You can find all categories of accommodation at Aizawl. Though, the accommodation are not to luxurious, they are good enough to provide you proper comfort and satisfaction.

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