The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

printed - J.P. Mills: Tour note on Tirap Frontier Tract, December 1944

caption: usefulness of Kachin-speaking Political Officer
medium: notestours
ethnicgroup: Kachin
date: 19.12.1944-22.12.1944
person: Mills/ J.P.
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
refnum: from: Tour Notes, Assam Tribal Areas, 1943-46, Pam. Assam A 143633.
text: 6. 'General'. - The Political Officer now speaks Kachim [sic] fluently and it is clear that the tribesmen appreciate the presence of an officer to whom they can turn. The area will become increasingly important as more and more tribes come under our influence in the hills, and the valuable timber near the plains is developed.