IJSRP, Volume 12, Issue 8, August 2022 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
The Prelude to Zeliangrong People, It is said by historian that these people lived in Makhel. The stone inscription lay down that gave about ramting (kabin a cave) where they live long enough numbering in average 6000 families on average. The Makhel fall under senapati district of the Manipur state, the reason for vacating makhel is unknown; it is likely natural disaster like famine, acuteness of Water or dispute among the community. The Rongmei people had been mentioned in the touring diary of Lord Cornwallis. In broader perspective belong to Zeliangrong. The Zeliangrong embrace of three groups of People. The Zemi were the eldest among the fraternity, second liangmei and the youngest among the group wereRongmei people.