- Date of Formation: 1st December. 1963
- Area: 16, 579 Sq. Km.
- Capital: Kohima.
- Population: 19, 88, 636
- Neighboring States: Assam, Arunachal Pradesh & Manipur.
- Neighboring Country: Myanmar.
- Chief Minister: Neiphiu Rio
A land of clouds, mountains, serpentine rivers, valleys strewn with flowers and colourful people, Nagaland is located in India’s Northeast.
Topographically, Nagaland is a hilly region with Saramati being the highest peak at 3841 meters. The total area of the state is about 16,527 sq km, with a population of about 1.9 million. The average summer temperature is about 31 degree centigrade and winter is about 4 degree centigrade.