The West Karbi Anglong district is a new district formed out of the existing Karbi Anglong District of Assam in 2016. Hamren is the headquarter of the newly formed district.The district is a part of Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council, Diphu and it is administered according to the Sixth Scheduled of the Indian Constitution.
Karbi language is widely spoken in the district. Assamese, Hindi and English are the other languages that are spoken in the district. The district is mainly inhibited by the majority Karbi tribe along with Tiwa, Lalung and other tribes and communities.
Important Educational Institutions in the District
Notable Town and Tourist Place.