District Administration Pughoboto

District Administration Pughoboto

District At A Glance

Pughoboto is a small sub division located in Zunheboto district. It is 55kms away from the state capital Kohima. It is one of the oldest sub divisions in Nagaland. The Sumi Naga tribe originated from Pughoboto. Christianity in the Sumi land first came to Ighanumi Village, Pughoboto.

The average climatic temperature in Pughoboto is 27°C.

The Sub-Division is bounded by the Angamis in the South, Chakesangs in the East, Rengmas and Lothas in the West and Atoizu and Satakha areas in the North. It consists of four Mountain ranges and is interspersed by Doyang, Tsuyi and Kucho rivers. 


Total : 18 Km² 

Elevation : 1352 m (4436 ft)


Total : 12477


Population Density

Density: 200/km²

Literacy Rate


Number of Villages

Total : 24

Police Station

Total : 2


Total : 4

Number of RD Blocks

Total : 1

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Police Stations




In The Department

District Administration is headed by an Additional Deputy Commissioner and under him there is one Sub-Divisional Officer (Civil) and two Extra Assistant Commissioners (EACs)

Phuleshe K Yepthomi


Educational Qualification: BE (Electronics)

Cadre: NCS 2005

Tiayanger Jamir

SDO Civil

Educational Qualification: MA (Economics)

Cadre: NCS 2011

Luchui Fithu


Educational Qualification: MA (Pol Science)

Cadre: NCS 2014

Nuhuta Tunyiy


Educational Qualification: MSc(Chemistry)

Cadre: NCS 2014