- Here is the few first names of Naga women in Manipur who are found to be holding the first record (subject to correction).
1. First Freedom fighter: Ms Rani Gandinliu2. First MBBS: Ms Pamleiphy Shaiza 1958 (Frist MBBs among all women, Manipur) Retired as Deputy Director, Medical Dept. Manipur.
3. First registered Nurse and to become Nursing Superitendent : Ms Thinengla Vashum (Thomas)
4. First Matriculate: Ms Pamleiphy Shaiza (she is also the first MBBS)
5. First Woman Pastor: Ms Shiningla Keishing, Pastor Bungba Khullen, Baptist Church, 1941-1943
6. First Woman annouceer in AIR: Ms Ayung Raikhan, AIR Imphal, 1963
7. First Direct MBBS: Dr. Angamla Zimik, from Bhopal Gandhi Medical college, 1966
8. First B.A.; Ms Alice Shaiza, passed BA in 1964
9. First IAS : Ms Christianson Raikhan, 1975 (year to be confirmed)
10. First IFS: Ms Primrose Raikhan, 1976
11. First nominated MLA: Ms Shiningla Keishing, 1967-72
12. First Military Nursing service: Col. (Ms) Paishola Keishing, joined in 1962, Col.in 1988, retired in 1992.
13. First Air hostess: Ms Lungshimla Keishing, 1975
14. First Advocate : Ms Chanmoyo Jajo, 1983
15. First PhD : Ms Ashikho Henia, JNU, 1975
16. First to contest MP election: Ms Valley Rose Hungyo, 1989
17. First Elected MLA : Ms Hangmila Shaiza, 1960
Source: Raisunriang (Newslink), Naga Women’s Union, Manipur, First Issue. 24-27 Oct.1995