Sub-Divisional Planning & Development Board (SDPDB)

  • The SDPDB is headed by the MLA of the concerned Subdivision who is appointed by the government and the Additional Deputy Commissioner as the ex officio Vice chairman.
  • The other members include all the HoDs of the department in the subdivision, lead bank officer, BDOs of the block and the representatives from the concerned tribal hoho/council.
  • The SDPDB enjoys autonomy from their respective districts in matters of planning and development and they function directly under the supervision and control of the State Planning Board. Other functions and responsibilities of the SDPDB remain the same with the DPDBs except that they are smaller in size or jurisdiction.

Aphuyemi Achievers Award

It is instituted under the care of SDPDB. The award carries a certificate and cash award. Aphuyemi achievers award is given to encourage and appreciate the efforts of individuals and groups who bring laurels to the Sumi Aphuyemi people. It was first initiated in the year 2016 by the then minister for R&B PWD Nagaland, Shri Y Vikheho Swu.


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  1. Mr. Alobo Naga – For receiving the ‘Governor’s Award 2015’for ‘Excellence in Music’
  2. Ms. Alovika Swu – DSP (NPSC)
  3. Mr. Mughahuto – Representating the Indian football team, under 12 (Asian Youth Football feist 2015, Anseong, South Korea)
  4. Mr. Akakito – ASI, (CRPF) SSC Exam
  5. Ms. Ilika Kiho – Postal assistant Kichilimi


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  1. Er.VILINI Q WOTSA – SDO PWD, Govt.of Nagaland
  2. Ms. ZHEVIHOLI SWU – Asst. Public Prosecutor. Law & Justice, Govt.of Nagaland
  3. Ms. VILIKA CHISHI – Asst. Public Prosecutor. Law & Justice Govt.of Nagaland
  4. Er. OMEGALI SHEQI – Junior Engineer, PWD, Govt.of Nagaland
  5. Er. VINI SWU – Junior Engineer, PWD, Govt.of Nagaland
  6. Er. PULOVI SUMI – Junior Engineer, Power, Govt.of Nagaland


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  1. Mr. BOKAHO K SWU – JDA (Treasuries & Accounts)


Awards to all HSLC first divisioners in the sub-division 2017.

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  1. Mission School Pughoboto – 100 % pass result for 2 years- 2016 & 2017
  2. New Foundation School Pughoboto – 100% pass result for 3 years-2015, 2016 & 2017
  3. GHS Ighanumi – Best Performing GHS in Zunheboto District for 4 consecutive years from 2014 till 2016