The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

published - extracts on the Nagas from 'Census of India, 1931 - Volume III - Assam Report'

caption: Chapter VII. Infirmities
caption: Blindness
medium: reports
person: Mullan/ C.S.
date: 1931
text: The hill districts - as at all previous censuses - have the highest proportion of blind. The Naga Hills and Manipur show an improvement since 1921 but all the other hill districts have deteriorated