West Siang is a district of Arunachal Pradesh in India.
Geography of West Siang
West Siang district is bounded on the North side by China, on the East side by Upper Siang & East Siang districts, on the South side by Assam and on the West side by Upper Subansiri & Lower Subansiri districts of Arunachal Pradesh. West Siang district covers the 8325 Sq. KM area.
Major Crops : Yomgo or Siyom, Sirit, Shiet, Hiru, Siji, Sigen, Hirik, Yagyapchu, Rimi, Sike
Latitude of West Siang city : 26º 38’ N and 27º 47’ N
Longitude of West Siang city : 96º 16’ E and 95º 40’ E
Culture of West Siang District
Mopin( Galo) in April , Lossar (Memba) in January/February, Podi-Barbi (Bokar), Solung (Minyong)in September, Donging (Bori) in February in December are the main festival that celebrated by the peole. Major Tribes of West Siang district is Gallong, Minyong, Pailibo, Ramo, Bori, Bokar Membas.
Minerals Resources in West Siang District
Coal, Graphite, Limestone, Marble, Clay, Ferrous, Sulphuric Minerals , Ochee are the main minerals Resources found in this district
Sub division of West Siang District
In West Siang District there is 6 sub division
Administrative Circles in West Siang District
In West Siang District there is 20 administrative Circles
Tourist places in West Siang District
Malinithan at Likabali
Gompa at Mechuka
Major Crops of Siang District
Paddy, Maize, Millet, Ginger, Potato, Chilli, Ladies Finger, Cabbage, Arum are the main crops of this district
Horticultural Products : Orange, Pineapple, Pears, Banana, Guava, Plum, Papaya, Litchi, Walnut, Cardamom, Black pepper, Apple