State Nagaland at a Glance

Important Facts about Nagaland

State

Nagaland
State Map
Capital Kohima
Date of Formation 1 December 1963
Chief Minister Present Chief Minister – Neiphiu Rio (Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party)

List of Chief Ministers of Nagaland

First Chief Minister – P. Shilu Ao

Governor Present Governor – Shri Ravindra Narayana Ravi

List of Governors of Nagaland

First Governor – Vishnu Sahay

Seat of High Court Gauhati High Court – Kohima Bench

List of Chief Justice of Nagaland High Court

Members of Rajya Sabha Total number of Seats – 1

1. Shri K.G. Kenye (Naga Peoples Front)

Members of Parliment (MP Seats) Total number of Seats – 01

MP Constituencies

Updates as per 2019 Election

1. Nagaland Present MP Yepthomi, Shri Tokheho Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP)

MLA Seats Total number of Seats – 60

MLA Constituencies

Updates as per 2019 Election

1. Dimapur-I Present MLA H. Tovihoto Ayemi
2. Dimapur-II  Present MLA Moatoshi Longkumer
3. Dimapur-III  Present MLA Azheto Zhimomi
4. Ghaspani-I  Present MLA N. Jacob Zhimomi
5. Ghaspani-II  Present MLA Zhaleo Rio
6. Tenning Present MLA Namri Nchang
7. Peren Present MLA Taditui Rangkau Zeliang
8. Western Angami Present MLA Keneizhakho Nakhro
9. Kohima Town Present MLA Dr.Neikiesalie Nicky Kire
10. Northern Angami-I  Present MLA Khriehu Liezietsu
11. Northern Angami-II Present MLA Shri. Neiphiu Rio
12. Tseminyu Present MLA R. Khing
13. Pughoboto Present MLA Y. Vikheho Swu
14. Southern Angami-I  Present MLA Vikho-O Yhoshü
15. Southern Angami-II  Present MLA Zale Neikha
16. Pfutsero Present MLA Neiba Kronu
17. Chizami Present MLA Kezhienyi Khalo
18. Chozuba Present MLA Chotisuh Sazo
19. Phek Present MLA Kuzholuzo Nienu
20. Meluri Present MLA Yitachu
21. Tuli Present MLA Amenba Yaden
22. Arkakong Present MLA Shri Imnatiba
23. Impur Present MLA Dr Imtiwapang Aier
24. Angetyongpang Present MLA Tongpang Ozukum
25. Mongoya Present MLA Ngangshi K Ao
26. Aonglenden Present MLA Imtikumzuk
27. Mokokchung Town Present MLA Metsubo Jamir
28. Koridang Present MLA Imkong L Imchen
29. Jangpetkong Present MLA Longrineken
30. Alongtaki Present MLA Temjen Imna Along
31. Akuluto Present MLA Kazheto Kinimi
32. Atoizu Present MLA Picto
33. Suruhoto Present MLA H Khehovi
34. Aghunato Present MLA Pukhayi
35. Zunheboto Present MLA K. Tokugha Sukhalu
36. Satakha Present MLA G. Kaito Aye
37. Tyui Present MLA Yanthungo Patton
38. Wokha Present MLA Dr. Chumben Murry
39. Sanis Present MLA Mhathung Yanthan
40. Bhandari Present MLA Mmhonlumo Kikon
41. Tizit Present MLA P. Paiwang Konyak
42. Wakching Present MLA Shri. Y.M.Yollow Konyak
43. Tapi Present MLA Noke
44. Phomching Present MLA Pohwang Konyak
45. Tehok Present MLA C.L John
46. Mon Town Present MLA N. Thongwang Konyak
47. Aboi Present MLA Eshak Konyak
48. Moka Present MLA E. E. Pangteang
49. Tamlu Present MLA B. S. Nganlang Phom
50. Longleng Present MLA S Pangnyu Phom
51. Noksen Present MLA C.M. Chang
52. Longkhim Chare Present MLA Muthingnyuba Sangtam
53. Tuensang Sadar-I Present MLA Toyang Chang
54. Tuensang Sadar-II  Present MLA Kejong Chang
55. Tobu Present MLA N. Bongkhao Konyak
56. Noklak Present MLA H. Haiying
57. Thonoknyu Present MLA L.Khumo Khiamniungan
58. Shamator Chessore Present MLA Toshi Wungtung
59. Seyochung Sitimi Present MLA V. Kashiho Sangtam
60. Pungro Kiphire Present MLA T. Torechu

Number of District 11

Name of the Districts

Dimapur
Kiphire
Kohima
Longleng
Mokokchung
Mon
Peren
Phek
Tuensang
Wokha
Zunheboto

Area 16,579 km2
Rank of state by Area 26th
Population(2011) 1,980,602
Literacy rate 80.11%
Types Of Religion Christianity (88.1%), Hinduism (8.74%), Islam (2.44%), Buddhism (0.34%), Jainism (0.13%), Sikhism (0.1%), Naga folk religion and other (0.14%), Not religious (0.10%)
Neighbouring States Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur
Neighbouring Countries Myanmar
Main Language English
Other Languages Ao, Konyak, Lotha, Angami, Sumi, Phom, Yimchungre, Sangtam, Chakru, Chang, Zeliang, Bengali, Rengma, Hindi, Kheza, Khiamniungan, Kuki,  Assamese, Chakhesang
Biggest River Doyang
Number of River  Doyang, Dhansiri, Dikhu & Jhanji
Number Lake 05 (Shilloi Lake, Dzudu Lake, Tsumang Lake, Totsu Wozhu Lake, Lake Aizuto)
Coastline – –
Number of Beaches – –
Number of Mountains 05 (Mount Saramati, Mol Len, Nagalaphu, Naga Hills, Javo)
Agricultural land [Km2]  – –
Forest Land [Km2] 12, 966 Km2
Latitude 26.1584° N
Longitude 94.5624° E
City & Town Aizawl, Lunglei, Champhai, Kolosib, Saiha, Serchhip, Lawngtlai
Transport & Communication Road, Railway, Air
AirPorts Dimapur Airport
International Airports – –
Major Ports – –
Length of National Highways  1150.09Km
Railway Length 11.13 Km
Major Tourist Places Kohima War Cemetery (Kohima), Naga Heritage Village (Kohima), Khonoma Village (Kohima), Kisama Heritage Village (Kohima), Catholic Church (Kohima), Dzukou Valley, Kohima Museum (Kohima), Kachari Ruins (Dimapur), Longwa Village (Mon), The Catholic Cathedral (Kohima), Japfu Peak (Kohima), Honkong Market (Dimapur), Nagaland Science Centre (Dimapur), Triple Falls (Dimapur), Ungma (Mokokchung), Pulie Badze (Kohima), Nagaland Zoological Park (Dimapur), Doyang River (Wokha), Shilloi Lake (Kohima), Changkikong Range (Mokokchung), Doyang Hydro Project (Wokha), Naga Bazzar (Kohima), Mount Tiyi (Wokha), Liphanyan Governor’s Camp (Wokha)
Legislative Assembly Name Legislative Assembly of Nagaland
Emblem
State Dance
State Anthem God Bless My Nagaland
Cuisine A typical Naga meal consists of a meat dish, a boiled vegetable dish or two, rice and a chutney (Tathu), Sichuan pepper is a popular spice used by the Nagas
State Animal Gayal
State Bird Blyth’s tragopan
State Flower Rhododendron arboreum
State Fruit
State tree Alnus nepalensis
Sport
Number of National Park Intanki National Park
Movie Industry Name  – –
Festivals Horn Bill Festival, Moatsu Festival, Nazu Festival, Sekrenyi Festival, Tuluni Festival, Yemshe Festival, Sankarni Festival, Rengma Ngadah Festival
Website nagaland.gov.in

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