Nagaland Map


Peren Dhimapur Kohima Phek Zunheboto Mokokchung Longleng Mon Kiphire Tuensang Wokha MANIPUR ARUNACHAL PRADESH ASSAM CHINA MYANMAR

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Nagaland lies in the hills and mountains of the northeastern part of the country, was born on December 1, 1963, surrounded by Arunachal Pradesh to the north, Assam to the west, Manipur to the south, and the Sagaing Region of Myanmar to the east. Kohima is the capital of Nagaland.

It covers an area of 16,579 km2 (6,401 sq mi) with a population of 1,980,602 as per the 2011 Census of the country. It is one of the smallest states in India. 

The state has 12 districts: Dimapur, Kiphire, Kohima, Longleng, Mokokchung, Mon, Peren, Phek, Tuensang, Wokha, Zunheboto, Noklak. It is a mountainous state. Agriculture is the most important economic activity in Nagaland. Principal crops include rice, corn, millets, pulses, tobacco, oilseeds, sugarcane, potatoes, and fibers. Other economy boosters are Forestry, Cottage industries, Insurance, Real estate, and Tourism.

Nagaland State Information

CapitalKohima
Date of formationDec. 1,1963
GovernorRN Ravi
Chief MinisterNeiphiu Rio
Tourist attractionsWorld War II Cemetery, Kohima Village (Bara Basti), State Museum
FestivalsMoatsu harvest festival, Selu-enyi, Sankarni
Major dance and music formsNruirolians (Cock dance), Temangnetin (Fly dance)
Arts and craftsNaga baskets; cup violin made using bamboo and a gourd; bamboo trumpet
LanguagesAo, Sema, Konyak, Angami, Chakhesang, Chang, Khiamniungan, Kuki
Size16,579 km2 (6,401 sq mi)
Population (Census 2011)1980602
RiversMilak, Barak, Dhansiri, Bhogdoi, Kushiyara, and so on
Forests and wildlife sanctuariesNtanki National Park
State animalMithun
State birdBlyth's tragopan
State flowerRhododendron
State treeAlder
Major cropsRice, maize, millet, rubber
Factoids360 orchid species are found on peaks like Saramati and in low-lying areas.
The Angami festival of Sekrenyi is celebrated after harvest.
No. of District 12


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Last Updated on : May 05, 2021