East Kameng District

Population: 78413 (2011)

State: Arunachal Pradesh

Language: Koro, Assamese

Headquarters: Seppa


Date of formation: The Kameng District was bifurcated as East Kameng District and West Kameng District on 1st June 1980.

Area:  4,134 square kilometers

Density of population: 19 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 62.48 % - Male: 70.95 %, Female: 54.18 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:1012


Boundaries of East Kameng District


North: Tibet

South: Sonitpur District, Assam

North East: Kurung Kumey District, Arunachal Pradesh

North West: Papumpare District, Arunachal Pradesh

West: West Kameng District, Arunachal Pradesh


East Kameng District Average Rainfall: 2117 mm

East Kameng District Average Temperature in Summer: 27.18 deg C

East Kameng District Average Temperature in Winter: 16.92 deg C





Major Rivers: Kameng River, Pacha, Pachi, Pachuk, Papu-para, Pakke, Bishom, Dibru

Sub Divisions: Seppa, Chayangtajo

Circle: Chayangtajo, Sawa, Khenewa, Bameng, Lada, Gyawe Purang, Pipu, Seppa, Richukhrong, Pijirang, Pakke-Kasang, Seijosa, Dissing Passo

Assembly Constituencies: Bameng, Chayangtajo, Seppa East, Seppa West, Pakke-Kesang


East Kameng District Nearby Attractions


1. Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary

2. Pakhui Tiger Reserve

3. Bameng

4. Chayangtajo

5. Pakke-Kesang

6. Pakke Valley

7. Pappu Valley

8. Passa Valley


East Kameng District Facts: Jhum type of cultivation is practiced here.     


Major Agricultural Products: Rice, barley, apples, oranges, millet, chilly, vegetables, sweet-potato, pine apple, banana, guava


Major Industries: Fishery


Tribes: Bangnis, Akas, Mijis, Puroiks, Nishi


Dialects Spoken: Bangni, Aka, Miji, Sullung


What is East Kameng District Famous For: Orchards


East Kameng Pin Codes

Last Updated : Thursday Jun 14 , 2012


Places in East Kameng District