About MTF | Manipur Tourism Forum

MANIPUR TOURISM FORUM (MTF) is a registered non-profit organisation comprising tourism professionals and companies that are dedicated to make a meaningful contribution to improve tourism in MANIPUR.
Manipur Tourism Forum is conglomerate of like minded people who has a desire to contribute for the development and promotion of Tourism of Manipur.The Forum is an independent industry body representing tourism and will have an active interest in tourism and its importance to the state. The Manipur Tourism Forum will be positioned as the national strategic voice of the industry and partners need look no further. MTF is funded through its membership with a purpose to unite tourism interests and add value to members’ businesses.
Members of MTFF will consist of airlines, airports, travels agencies, holiday companies, hotels, resorts, transport companies, educational institutions, travel publications, writers etc. The forum, registered in  2012, has enrolled 17 founder menmembers so far.

The forum has envision several accolades for its contribution to the Tourism sector in Manipur.


To make Manipur India’s No 1 tourist destination and one of the world’s most desirable tourism brands


Manipur Tourism Forum is conglomerate of like minded people who has a desire to contribute for the development and promotion of Tourism of Manipur.The Forum is an independent industry body representing tourism and will have an active interest in tourism and its importance to the state.

The Founder Member

Dr. Thangjam Dhabali Singh

Brief profile: Dr. Th. Dhabali Singh is  a Pathologist by profession and is the Managing Director of Babina Healthcare & Hospitality Industries Pvt. Ltd.. The Company promotes 2 distinct units in Imphal: Babina Diagnostics and The Classic Hotel. Dr.Dhabali is the Past President, Assistant Governor, and District Secretary General of Rotary Club of Imphal & District 3240. He is also Past President of North East Regional Chapter of Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists. He is the vice president of IMA, Manipur state Branch and President of Manipur Chamber of Commerce & Industries (MCCI). Dr. Dhabali is the recipient of ICC NE Excellence award 2011 and Healthcare Excellence Award 2011.


Dr. L. Surjit Singh,

Brief Profile: Ph.D. in Geography. Life member of Indian Society of Geomaticts. He is present President of the Manipur Mountaineering & Trekking Association (MMTA) the State Institute of Adventure and the member club of Indian Mountaineering Foundation(IMF). MMTA is the only Adventure Tour Operator of Manipur. Promoter of Adventure Tourism and environment activities for the last 30 years through MMTA.

Ningthoukhongjam Ibungochoubi

Brief profile: A journalist by profession presently engaged as Executive Editor of Manipur Mail and an adventure lover by choice. Also leads a team as Communications Director of Communique Concerns, an organization dedicated to Communication Management.


Hanjabam Radhakrishna Sharma

Brief profile: Masters in Tourism Administration, Research Scholar in Assam Don Bosco University; Managing Partner in SEVEN SISTERS HOLIDAYS; Experience of around 16 years in the field of Tourism; Actively involved in awareness campaign and conducting training programmes for service providers in the field of Tourism in prospective tourist spots of Manipur. Participated in all major National and International Tourism Meet/Expo.

Khuraijam Krishnan Singh

Brief profile: B.Tech and MBA (Marketing ) by Profession Kh. Krishnan Singh  is the Managing Director of Nest Advertising & Marketing Pvt. Ltd. A company specialising in Advertising, Event Management, Designing and Printing etc.  As the MD of the Company, instrumental in bringing many new technologies as Wide Format printing Technology, Pre- Press Solution using CtP etc.  Nest has been associated with Tourism for than 10 yrs in conceptualising, designing and development of Tourism Promotion Literature for the Department of Tourism. Event Management of Manipur Toruism Festival from the year 2006- 2008, 2009 & 20010 under the department of Tourism Govt. of Manipur.

Harjeet Sinam

Brief profile: Managing Director and Founder of KokSamLai Solutions Pvt Ltd. A computer Science Engineer with an MBA degree in information Technology. A social Media enthusiast, working toward the promotion of Manipur Tourism to the next Level. Experience in Social Media Marketing and Internet Marketing. With an expertise Knowledge of Information Technology, founded the company (KokSamLai Solutions Pvt Ltd) the pioneer Company in Northeast India to have its of ERP product called SIMS- School Information Management System.

Palin Kh. MS MCh FICS

Brief profile: Chairman cum Managing Director and Sr. Consultant Plastic Surgeon , Shija Hospitals, Langol, imphal. Smile Train Partner Surgeon. President, Indian Medical Association, Manipur. Past President of Rotary Club of Imphal 2008. Excellence Entrepreneur Award for large enterprise in NE India, NE entrepreneur Award was given by ICC 2010. Included in 50 top pathfinder doctors of India by Healthcare Express 2010 as Glorious Leader of Manipur.

Santosh Shekhar

Brief Profile: MBA- Currently working as Manager- Business Development, Shija Hospitals and Research Institute. Participated in various exhibition/ expo representing Manipur Tourism including the team who won the award in PATA 2011 at New Delhi.

Somorendro Huidrom

Brief Profile: MBA and a social entrepreneur. Secretary of the M/s Creations Society for Handicrafts and Goodwill, an NGO and a Registered crafts and Textile Exporter. Managing Director of M/s Shilheipung Ecotourism and Crafts Village, Imphal East Distt., Manipur. Promoter of Ecotourism, Arts and Crafts and rural entrepreneurism for the last 10 years.

Pangambam Kunjabihari Singh

Brief Profile: Proprietor -KB Enterprises, President-----Lions club of Imphal
Graeter(2012-2013). KB Enterprises is one of the leading Tour and travel firm established by a team of dedicated professional in the year 2007. Right from its inception KB Enterprises endeavor to provide professional services in the Tourism sector with the motto of “Caring Responsibly” for all the traveler and guests. KB Enterprises has successfully managed various inbound and outbound tours.
KB Enterprises is the only Tour Operator who has managed the 1st International Charter flight of Imphal International Airport with the Golden Myanmar Airlines. KB Enterprises has already signed an MOU for operating further charter flights between Mandalay & Imphal.

Wangkhem Gokulchandra

Brief Profile: Law Graduate from Indian Law Society Law College, Pune, practising Tax-Consultant. President Kalakshetra Manipur & former President Sainik School Imphal Alumni Association.

Mr. Sommykanta Paonam

Brief Profile: Marketing Manager - The Classic Group of Hotels

Mr. Thockchom Radheshyam Singh

Brief Profile: IPS officer having keen Interest in promotion of Tourism in Manipur. Commanding Officer - 1st Manipur Rifles

Khundrakpam Bhabeshwor

Brief Profile:

Ramthing Kasar

Brief Profile: Social Worker based in Ukhrul having interest in Community development through tourism

Nehemiah Panmei

Brief Profile: Social Worker based in Tamenglong having Special Interest in promotion of Tourism of the Indigenous People



Our Affiliation/Association

Copyright @ Manipur Tourism Forum All right Reserve. Website Design and Developed by KokSamLai Solutions