The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript notes made by W.G. Archer between 1946 & 1948, and miscellaneous papers and letters

caption: inter-village feuding
medium: notes
location: Chuchu Yimlang (Chuchu-Yimlong) Yongyimti (Yongyimdi) Longla Dikhu R.
date: 5.1.1948
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 6:8
text: 5. Chuchu-Yimlong, Yongyimdi, Longla
text: A dispute about fishing rights in the Dikhu River - Yongyimdi said that Chuchu were encroaching. In Dec. I ordered all 3 villages not to fish the river in the disputed place pending orders in the dispute. On 5th Jan. I was told that on receiving my order Chuchu immediately went and fished.