Important Abbreviations – Nagaland

Some important abbreviations relevant to Nagaland for reference.

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ABBRFull FormRemarksCategory
NLTPNagaland Liquor Total ProhibitionRefers to Nagaland Liquor Total Prohibition Act, 1989Acts & Rules
ILPInner Line PermitActs & Rules
BEFRBengal Eastern Frontier RegulationRefers to Bengal Eastern Frontier Regulation (BEFR), 1873Acts & Rules
NSFNaga Students' FederationEstablished on 29 October 1947. Headquarters: Kohima, Nagaland, IndiaCSO
ENSFEastern Naga Students' Federation (ENSF)CSO
ENPOEastern Naga Peoples' OrganisationEastern Nagaland comprises six districts – Tuensang, Mon, Longleng, Kiphire, Noklak and Shamator – which are inhabited by seven Naga tribes: Konyak, Khiamniungan, Chang, Sangtam, Tikhir, Phom and YimkhiungCSO
APOAngami Public OrganisationCSO
CSOCivil Society OrganisationCSO
ACAUTAgainst Corruption and Unabated TaxationCSO
CNTCCentral Nagaland Tribes CouncilApex body of the Ao, Lotha and Sumi tribesCSO
CNSACentral Nagaland Students' AssociationCSO
BANBusiness Association of NagasGeneral
NECTARNagaland Enhancing Classroom Teaching and ResourcesUnder Department of School Education, Govt. of Nagaland
$68 million World Bank funded project to bring improvement in the management, teaching and learning in targeted schools.
MTFMusic Task ForceGovt. of Nagaland initiative created to encourage Naga musicians to take up music as a profession. Later renamed to TaFMA.Govt.
TaFMATask Force for Music and ArtsUnder Department of Youth Resource and Sports. Earlier name: Music Task Force.Govt.
DUDADepartment of Under Developed AreasParticularly for Tuensang and Mon (including Longleng & Kiphire Districts) was created in 2003 with an objective to bring about socio-economic and infrastructural progress in the backward areas of Nagaland.Govt.
AFSPAArmed Forced (Special Powers) ActPromulgated by the President on 22nd May of 1958Govt.
NFRNorth-East Frontier RailwayGovt.
NPSCNagaland Public Service CommissionEstablished in 1965Govt.
NSSBNagaland Staff Selection BoardConstituted in 2020Govt.
NBSENagaland Board of School EducationFounded: 15 November 1973Govt.
ATIAdministrative Training InstituteGovt.
CEOChief Electoral OfficerGovt.
KMCKohima Municipal CouncilGovt.
DMCDimapur Municipal CouncilGovt.
NICNational Informatics CentreGovt.
NSACSNagaland State AIDS Control SocietyGovt.
NSDMANagaland State Disaster Management AuthorityGovt.
NSCWNagaland State Commission for WomenGovt.
NCSNagaland Civil ServiceGovt.
NSSNagaland Secretariat ServiceGovt.
PHEDPublic Health Engineering DepartmentGovt.
SCERTState Council of Educational Research and TrainingGovt.
SIRDState Institute of Rural DevelopmentGovt.
SRCWState Resource Centre for WomenGovt.
DIPRDirectorate of Information and Public Relations | Department of Information and Public RelationsGovt.
NLANagaland Legislative AssemblyGovt.
NSLSANagaland State Legal Services AuthoritiesGovt.
DPDBDistrict Planning & Development BoardGovt.
KSCDLKohima Smart City Development LimitedGovt.
ULBUrban Local BodiesGovt.
IDANInvestment and Development Authority of NagalandCreated and notified by a Cabinet notification in June 2018Govt.
AFSEZAgro & Food Processing Special Economic ZoneGovt.
NIDCNagaland Industrial Development CorporationGovt.
IDANInvestment & Development Authority of NagalandGovt.
ATIAdministrative Training InstituteGovt.
SVEEPSystematic Voters' Education and Electoral ParticipationGovt.
NHAKNaga Hospital AuthorityEstablished in 1905Health
CIHSRChristian Institute of Health Sciences and ResearchHealth
UNPOUnderrepresented Nations and People OrganisationNSCN-IM is a member since 23 January 1993.International
NNCNaga National CouncilFormed 2nd February 1946 at Wokha. Later split into: NNC -A : Naga National Council (Accordist), NNC-NA : Naga National Council (Non-Accordist)Naga Nationalism
FGNFederal Government of NagalandName of the government of NNC.Naga Nationalism
GDRNGovernment Democratic Republic of NagalandName of the government of NNC (Non-Accordist)Naga Nationalism
NSCNNational Socialist Council of NagalandFormed: 1980Naga Nationalism
NSCN-IMNational Socialist Council of Nagaland (Isak - Muivah)Split from NSCN in 1988Naga Nationalism
GPRNGovernment of the People’s Republic of NagalandName of the government of NSCNNaga Nationalism
NSCN-KNational Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khaplang)Split from NSCN in 1988Naga Nationalism
NSCN - UNational Socialist Council of Nagaland (Unification)Naga Nationalism
NSCN-KKNational Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khole-Kitovi)Naga Nationalism
NSCN - RNational Socialist Council of Nagaland (Reformation)Naga Nationalism
NSCN (K-YA)National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khaplang- Yung Aung)Naga Nationalism
NNPGsNaga National Political GroupsNaga Nationalism
FNRForum for Naga ReconciliationNaga Nationalism
CORCovenant of ReconciliationSigned on June 13, 2009 by top leaders of NSCN-K, NSCN-IM and NNC.Naga Nationalism
NPMHRNaga People’s Movement for Human RightsFormed: 1978, September 9NGOs
NMANaga Mothers’ AssociationNMA was established in 1984 in Kohima, against the backdrop of the Nagaland Conflict, rampant alcoholism, and drug problems. NGOs
BASNBeauty & Aesthetics Society of NagalandNGOs
ANTAAll Nagaland Taxi AssociationNGOs
ANCSUAll Nagaland College Students’ UnionNGOs
DEFDistrict Executive ForceRelates to Police Dept.Police
NAPNagaland Armed PoliceRelates to Police Dept.Police
NAP (IR)Nagaland Armed Police (Indian Reserve)Relates to Police Dept.Police
DGPDirector General of PoliceRelates to Police Dept.Police
ADGPAdditional Director General of PoliceRelates to Police Dept.Police
IGPInspector General of PoliceRelates to Police Dept.Police
AIGAssistant Inspector General of PoliceRelates to Police Dept.Police
DIGDeputy Inspector General of PoliceRelates to Police Dept.Police
DCPDeputy Commissioner of PoliceRelates to Police Dept.Police
ACPAssistant Commissioner of PoliceRelates to Police Dept.Police
STFSpecial Task ForceRelates to Police Dept.Police
NPCNaga Peoples' ConventionOn the 22nd August, 1957, the Naga Peoples' Convention was held and the name 'Naga Peoples' Convention' was coined. Politics
NPFNaga People's FrontPolitics
NDPPNationalist Democratic Progressive PartyPolitics
RPPRising People's PartyPolitics
NPCCNagaland Pradesh Congress CommitteePolitics
NEFANorth East Frontier AgencyPolitics
NHTANaga Hills - Tuensang AreaFormed 1 December 1957Politics
NBCCNagaland Baptist Church CouncilFounded: 1937Religious
NCRCNagaland Christian Revival ChurchReligious
FNBAFellowship of Naga Baptist AssociationsEarlier known as Council of Naga Baptist Churches (CNBC) prior to March 2011.Religious
NMMNagaland Missionary MovementFounded 1979 under the aegis of NBCCReligious
CMHISChief Minister Health Insurance SchemeLaunched on 14 Oct. 2022Schemes
NOANagaland Olympic AssociationSports
NATONagaland Association of Tour OperatorsTourism
NPCBNagaland Pollution Control BoardGovt.
NWANagaland Wrestling AssociationSports

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