Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Khasi and Jaintia, Hills, an administrative district under the Chief Commissioner of Assam, covering 6,157 square miles, of which 2,160 square miles are British territory. The surface is a series of grassy plateaus. Limestone, lime, oranges, and potatoes are exported in large quantities to Bengal. The headquarters are at Chillong.