The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

published - extracts on Nagas from 'Assam Administration Report'

caption: Frontier Tribes
caption: Relations with Tributary States and Frontier Affairs
caption: Nagas
medium: reports
date: 1938
date: 1939
text: 11. The Sarkari Nagas behaved well. The conduct of the Barduaria and Namsangia Nagas gave no cause of complaint.
text: There was no visible unrest among the Kacha Nagas, but there were surreptitious attempts to stir up trouble.
text: The Sangtams and the Semas were quiet and well-behaved.
text: The Konyaks were restless throughout the year. Several Konyak villages disobeyed the orders of Government prohibiting the use of guns in tribal warfare. Orders fining certain villages 300 guns were announced at a Darbar held by His Excellency the Governor in person. The guns were duly surrendered by the villages concerned.