The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript - J.H. Hutton's tour diary in the Naga Hills

caption: Chaukidar's pay at Zulhama
medium: tours
location: Zulhami (Zulhama)
date: 12.7.1922
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 15.6.1922-7.7.1922
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: Hutton Ms. Box 2
text: 12th
text: To Zulhama. The Chaukidar applied for a rise of pay on the ground that he only gets Rs 8/- whereas the Chaukidars at other bungalows get Rs 10/-. I doubt if it is necessary or desirable to raise this Chaukidar's pay or any other Chaukidar's pay. A good many cases here.