President Kovind was accompanied by his wife Savita Kovind.
The president then left for Imphal to open the North East Development Summit.
Several connectivity-related initiatives have been taken to achieve this potential, said Kovind at the closing ceremony of the Namami Barak river festival.
Kovind is expected to visit the INA War Memorial in Moirang on Wednesday before returning to New Delhi.
Last year, the team of the event was ‘Destination Manipur’ which was aimed to promote the tourism of the state.