7 Things You Must Know About the State of Nagaland

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26 February 2024

Ravi Shankar Kumar || ExamVatika.com

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Nagaland is a landlocked state. It is located in the north-eastern region of India. Kohima is the capital city of Nagaland.

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Nagaland is bordered by Arunachal Pradesh to the north, Assam to the west, Manipur to the south, and the Myanmar to the east.

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The state of Nagaland was formally inaugurated on December 1, 1963, as the 16th state of Indian union.

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The official language of Nagaland is English. Nagamese, Ao-Naga, Tenyidie are the other languages of Nagaland.

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To promote tourism and the state's tribal culture, the government of Nagaland established the Hornbill festival in the year 2000.

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Kohima Bara Basti of Nagaland is the second largest village in Asia. It forms the part of Kohima Urban area today.

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To conserve and protect Mithun (state animal of Nagaland) in the northeast, the NRCM was established by the ICAR in 1988.