The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

published - Chapter II, 'Detailed Report on the Naga Hills Expedition of 1879-80', Capt. P.J. Maitland

caption: burning of Cheduma
medium: reports
person: MacGregor/ Lt.
ethnicgroup: Angami
location: Chedema (Cheduma)
date: 1878
person: Maitland/ Capt. P.J.
date: 1880
person: India Office Library, London
refnum: IOR L/MIL/17/18/24
text: Beyond the burning of Cheduma, for refusing to give up a murderer, by Lieutenant MacGregor and a party 44th Sylhet Light Infantry a few weeks after the occupation of Kohima, affairs in the Angami country remained quiet for a considerable period.