Administration of MokokchungThe Deputy Commissioner is responsible for the maintenance of law and order in Mokokchung. Mokokchung has political importance in Nagaland. Mokokchung falls in Mokokchung town (ST) Assembly Constituency. Some parts of the town like Aonglenden and Mongoya also fall under three other state assembly constituencies. Alichen-Mokokchung-DEF is the largest urban agglomeration area of the district.
Sub divisionsMokokchung has three sub divisions namely
WardsWards in Mokokchung town are
Urban CentresMokokchung Metropolitan Area:
Mokokchung Metropolitan Area is a major urban agglomeration in
Mokokchung district. Mokokchung town is the main urban hub. It is also
known as Alichen-Mokokchung-DEF agglomeration. The place is a settlement
from Alichen in the south, through Mokokchung town up to Amenyoung and
Khensa in the northwest and from Mokokchung town through Fazl Ali
College up to DEF colony in the northeast.
Tuli: Tuli is a town in Mokokchung district. It is situated 80 km north of Mokokchung. The town consists of two main areas – Tuli headquarter and Tzudikong. It is the second largest town in the Mokokchung district after Mokokchung and the largest non district headquarter town in Nagaland. Tuli falls under 21 Tuli Assembly Constituency of the Nagaland Legislative Assembly.
Changtonya: It is a hilly town in Mokokchung district. It is situated 40 km each north of Mokokchung and south of Tuli. National Highway 61 passes through the town.
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