Shikdamakha

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Shikdamakha

Shikdamakha is located in the western part of West Karbi Anglong at Umswai vicinity under Amri Block. Comprising of 89 households, it was established in the year 1953. During the launch of Swachh Bharat Mission, Shikdamakha village had started a collective effort to keep their village clean. After four years of their vigorous efforts and collective mobilization to ensure cleanliness, Shikdamakha was ultimately declared the cleanest village of the district on 15th October, 2016 by the Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) and the award was given on Republic Day, 2016, also the 3rd award was conferred from the State Government on 16th February, 2017. Among other measures, the villagers hang a bamboo basket, woven by themselves, in front of their homes. It is the duty of villagers to collect any rubbish on the road and deposit them in the organic bins. And today under the initiative of Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) and Shikdamakha Village Development Council, the village has achieved Open Defecation Free (ODF) status making Shikdamakha the cleanest in the truest sense. To reach Shikdamakha one has to travel a distance of 33 KM from Nellie on NH-37.

Visit Shikdamakha

Shikdamakha can be visited from November to February.
The nearest Airport to Shikdamakha is Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Guwahati. It is approximatly 120 KM away.
The nearest Train Station to Shikdamakha is Jagiroad. It is approximatly 46.7 KM away.
The nearest Bus Station to Shikdamakha is Nellie. It is approximatly 33 KM away.

Shikdamakha is under the juridiction of Ulukunchi Police Outpost. Their contact number as per our record is .


Nearest Madical Facilty to Shikdamakha is Umpanai Block PHC. Their contact number as per our record is .