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North East Frontier Agency

n
(Placename) the former name (until 1972) of Arunachal Pradesh
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India made its North-East Frontier Agency a state, Arunachal Pradesh.
The other claim is in the eastern sector over a region included in the British-designated North-East Frontier Agency, the disputed part of which India renamed Arunachal Pradesh, making it as one of its states.
Many would remember it as NEFA, the North-East Frontier Agency, whenever they sort of curse Jawaharlal Lal Nehru for India's ignominy in the armed combat of 1962 whose memory so rankles in the collective psyche of we Indians.

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