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: Kohima tribal council and independence
medium: notes
person: KevichusaMayang NokchaPawsey
location: Kohima
date: 18.4.1947
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 17:28
text: 18/4/47 Kohima Tribal.
text: Council met and appointed Mr Kevichusa (E.A.C.) Kohima and Mayang Nokcha (Headmaster Govn. M.E. School, Mokokchung) to represent the Nagas and go to meet the Cabinet Mission 'if and when a call comes to interview the members of the Cabinet Mission'.
text: Kevichusa noted
text: 'No call will come. Even if it does come it is certain Govt. will not give permission to one of their officers to go on such a mission'.
text: Pawsey said 'It would be a good thing if a representation were made to H.E.' (2/5/46)