Nagaland Badminton Association

Nagaland Badminton Association was formed in the early part of 19763 which Shri Hokishe Sema the then chief minister as the first president.

With the initiative of government of Nagaland, Shri Atu Pongner was appointed as the first Nagaland badminton coach in 1969, trained from National Institute of sports.

Under the aegis of the NBA, organised the first major invitational tournament in 1970 with the participation of the neighbouring states.