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Regional and National Political Parties in Nagaland

Regional and National Political Parties in Nagaland Major National Political Parties in Nagaland Indian National Congress (INC) Hokishe Sema is the first Chief Minister from INC party in 1986. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Minor National-Level Political Parties in Nagaland National People’s Party (NPP) Janata Dal (United) (JDU) Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Trinamool Congress (TMC) Lok …

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Important peaks of Nagaland

Brief note on important peaks of Nagaland. The top three highest peaks in Nagaland: Mt.Saramati The highest peak in Nagaland 3840 m Location: Kiphire district, located on the Nagaland- Myanmar border Parent range: Purvanchal Range Important landmark nearby: Thanamir Village – famous for apples in Nagaland Mt. Japfu Second highest peak in Nagaland Location: Kohima …

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History #1 – The Naga People

Who are the Nagas?

‘Naga’ is a generic term which comprises various tribes. The Naga people are various ethnic groups associated to the present North Eastern part of India and northwestern Myanmar. The tribes have similar cultures and traditions, and form the majority of population in the Indian state of Nagaland and Naga Self-Administered Zone of Myanmar; with significant populations in Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and Assam in India; Sagaing Division and Kachin State in Myanmar.

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Naga Tribes of Nagaland and their Territory / Districts

A brief summary of the Naga Tribes of Nagaland and their Territory / Districts or primary place of habitation in Nagaland. Theories on origin of the word ‘Naga’: The word ‘Naga‘ is a vaguely defined umbrella term for several indigenous communities in North-East India and Western Burma. In India Nagas are found in Nagaland, four Districts …

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List of recognized Naga Tribes and Scheduled Tribes in Nagaland

When it comes to the Naga tribes of Nagaland, it is often referred to as the ‘Sixteen (16) Naga Tribes of Nagaland’ which includes — Angami, Ao, Chakhesang, Chang, Kachari, Khiamniungan, Konyak, Kuki, Lotha, Phom, Pochury, Rengma, Sangtam, Sumi, Yimchunger, and Zeme-Liangmai (Zeliang). As per the Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms, there are 14 …

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