Languages of the NE -> Miji

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They are of Mongoloid stock and have a very close resemblance with the Akas.

Geographical Location

The Mijis inhabit a small region in the east Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh. Their area is bounded by the Akas in the south, Daflas in the east, Monpas in the west and the Tibetans in the north. Their principal villages are Kujjalong, Nakhu, Bameng and a few villages in the Bichom valley.

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H.M. Bareh. “Encyclopedia of North-East India” Mittal Publications. New Delhi.