The geographical area of Menchhayayem Rural Municipality is 70.09 sq km. It has a population of 8078 according to census 2011. This rural municipality has six wards. It was formed by merging three former VDCs. The headquarter of this municipality is situated in Morahang.
The name of the place is related to the cultural representation of Limbu’s. It is a remote location gaunpalika but the beauty of nature is mesmerizing. The Rhododendron valley in the reason is the most attracting for tourist. It has 22 community forests protected by locals.
The Chairperson and Vice chairperson this rural municipality are Yadav Bahadur Khapung and Gitadevi Timsina Gautam respectively.