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More foreign cigarettes, smuggled from Myanmar, seized in Mizoram

Aizawl |Monday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
Assam Rifles troopers have seized foreign cigarettes, valued at Rs 3.25 crore, in Mizoram, within 24 hours after the seizure of foreign cigarettes, valued at Rs 1.04 crore, being smuggled from Myanmar, officials said on Sunday.... read..
 

Prevalence of tobacco use in Mizoram as high as 77.1%: Study

Aizawl |Sunday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
A joint survey of ICMR-NCDIR has found that the prevalence of tobacco use (smoked and smokeless) in Mizoram is as high as 77.1 per cent, with the use of smokeless tobacco higher at 54.1 per cent as compared to smoked tobacco at 43.6 per cent.... read..
 

EC shifts names of tribals from Mizoram voters list to Tripura's rolls

Aizawl/Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
The Election Commission has started deleting names of Reang tribals from the electoral list of Mizoram after the displaced tribals were settled in different districts of Tripura and will include these in the latter state'svoters' list, officials said on M... read..
 

NDA Presidential candidate Murmu ends 3-day campaign in NE states (Ld)

Guwahati/Aizawl |Friday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST
On the last leg of her three-day tour to seven of the eight northeastern states, NDA Presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu on Thursday campaigned in Assam and Mizoram for the July 18 Presidential poll.... read..
 

NDA Presidential candidate Murmu ends 3-day campaign in NE states

Guwahati/Aizawl |Friday, 2022 1:45:16 AM IST
On the last leg of her three-day tour to seven of the eight northeastern states, NDA Presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu on Thursday campaigned in Assam and Mizoram for the July 18 Presidential poll.... read..
 

Tripura terror group chief held in Mizoram

Aizawl/Agartala |Thursday, 2022 3:45:08 AM IST
In a major blow to the outlawed National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT), the Assam Rifles and Mizoram Police, in a joint operation, apprehended its chief Jacob Hrangkhawl from Aizawl on Wednesday, officials said.... read..
 

Smuggled drugs, cigarettes seized in Mizoram

Aizawl |Wednesday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
The Assam Rifles have, in two separate operations in Mizoram, seized foreign cigarettes and drugs (methamphetamine tablets), valued at around Rs 4 crore, after these were smuggled in from neighbouring Myanmar, officials said on Tuesday.... read..
 

Seized drugs valued at Rs 2,362cr burnt in Mizoram

Aizawl |Saturday, 2022 1:45:08 AM IST
The Mizoram Police on Friday at a public function burnt various smuggled and seized drugs valued at Rs 2,362 crore in the international market, officials said.... read..
 

Foreign cigarettes smuggled from Myanmar seized in Mizoram

Aizawl |Monday, 2022 4:15:08 AM IST
Assam Rifles troopers have seized foreign origin cigarettes, valued at around Rs 2.35 crore in Mizoram after these were smuggled in from Myanmar, officials said on Sunday.... read..
 

468 exotic animals seized in Mizoram, 5 held

Aizawl |Friday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST
A total of 468 endangered exotic animals, smuggled from neighbouring Myanmar, were seized by police and wildlife enforcement agencies in Mizoram, and five people arrested in this connection, officials said on Thursday.... read..
 

Tripura, Mizoram approach MEA to ferry essentials via Bangladesh

Agartala/Aizawl |Monday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST
Tripura and Mizoram have approached the External Affairs Ministry to bring essential supplies and transport fuels via Bangladesh as the rail links have been cut off for the past nine days.... read..
 

Panic over essential items as key NE rail link remains snapped National

Guwahati/Agartala/Aizawl |Thursday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST
Apprehension on availability of essentials, transport fuel and vegetables grips the people of certain parts of the northeastern region as the solitary railway line through Assam's Dima Hasao district connecting Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur and southern Assam... read..
 

Mizoram, Sikkim, Tripura cause least plastic waste, says President

Aizawl |Friday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday praised the people of Mizoram, Sikkim, and Tripura for generating the least plastic waste as per a study by NITI Aayog, terming it a good example of responsible consumption and production.... read..
 

Over 83% turnout in Mizoram tribal autonomous body polls

Aizawl |Friday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST
Over 83.77 per cent of the 42,342 voters on Thursday cast their ballots to elect 25 members of the Mara Autonomous District Council (MADC) in Mizoram's Siaha district, officials said.... read..
 

Mizoram to boost eco-tourism to conserve environment, enhance livelihoods

Aizawl |Tuesday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST
The Mizoram government has taken steps to promote eco-tourism to boost sustainability, conservation of the environment and enhance livelihoods as the northeastern state has abundant resources of forest, rich and rare varieties of flora and fauna and ideal... read..
 

Arms haul seized in Mizoram, 4 held

Aizawl |Monday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
In one of the biggest arms seizure in Mizoram, Assam Rifles on Sunday seized a large cache of arms, ammunition and explosives, including 24,000 gelatine sticks (weighing 3,000 kg) and detained four people in this connection, officials said.... read..
 

Assam Rifles recover huge cache of weapons, war-like stores in Mizoram

Aizawl (Mizoram) | May 1, 2022 5:54:15 PM IST
Assam Rifles on Sunday recovered a huge cache of weapons and war-like stores during an operation near Kelsih, 19 km South of Aizawl district.... read..
 

Mizoram records 99 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | April 29, 2022 9:24:03 AM IST
Mizoram recorded 99 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, informed the state Department of Information and Public Relations (DIPR) on Friday.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 107 new COVID-19 cases

Aizawl (Mizoram) | April 25, 2022 10:23:16 AM IST
Mizoram added 107 fresh COVID-19 cases on Sunday, the state health department informed.... read..
 

B'desh keen to boost trades, economic activities with NE India : Officials

Agartala/Aizawl |Thursday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
Bangladesh has been keen to further increase its trade and economic activities with India's northeastern states and its Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi will visit Mizoram on Friday to supervise the infrastructure along the border, officials said on Wednesda... read..
 

Mizoram reports 123 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hrs

Aizawl (Mizoram) | April 8, 2022 9:53:44 AM IST
Mizoram reported 123 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the state's tally to 2,25,336, said the state health department on Friday.... read..
 

Aizawl to become 4th state capital in NE to have rail link

Aizawl |Monday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
Another northeastern state capital would have railway connectivity next year as the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) is laying the new Broad Gauge (BG) track up to Mizoram's Sairang, about 20 km from the capital city Aizawl, officials said here on Sunday.... read..
 

Two held in Mizoram for threatening to kill CM, MLA, others

Aizawl |Wednesday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
Two men have been arrested in Mizoram for threatening to kill Chief Minister Zoramthanga, an MLA, and others, over fake Facebook accounts, police said on Tuesday.... read..
 

Assam Rifles recovers miniature rifle, pistol in Mizoram's Aizawl

Aizawl (Mizoram) | March 12, 2022 7:52:02 PM IST
Troops of Assam Rifles have recovered two weapons and ammunition in Mizoram's Aizawl, as informed by the officials. A press statement issued by the PRO of IGAR(East) stated that "In its crusade against smuggling activities, Aizawl Battalion of Headquarter... read..
 

Vice President to address Mizoram Assembly on Thursday

Aizawl |Thursday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
Vice President M.Venkaiah Naidu, who arrived in Aizawl on Wednesday on a three day visit, will address the 9th session of the Mizoram Assembly on Thursday, officials said.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 433 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | March 5, 2022 10:21:40 AM IST
Mizoram reported 433 new COVID-19 cases during the last 24 hours, said the state health department on Saturday.... read..
 

Act East Policy has amped up economic growth of Mizoram and North Eastern region: Sarbananda Sonowal

Aizawl (Mizoram) | March 3, 2022 7:52:22 PM IST
The Union Minister of Ports Shipping and Waterways and AYUSH Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday said that Act East Policy has amped up the economic growth of Mizoram and the North-Eastern region.... read..
 

Mizoram Rural Bank set to expand its growth story

Aizawl |Thursday, 2022 4:15:08 AM IST
The top brass of the Mizoram Rural Bank (MRB), one of the top performers among the 43 Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) in India, have met Mizoram Governor Hari Babu Kambhampati at the Raj Bhavan and apprised him about the performance of the bank and its future... read..
 

COVID-19: Mizoram reports 519 new cases in last 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | February 21, 2022 11:22:11 AM IST
Mizoram reported 519 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 1151 new COVID cases in last 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | February 19, 2022 10:21:09 AM IST
Mizoram reported 1151 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the tally to 204476 in the state.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 1,119 new COVID-19 cases

Aizawl (Mizoram) | February 18, 2022 10:51:00 AM IST
Mizoram reported 1,119 new COVID-19 cases during the last 24 hours, said the state health department on Friday.... read..
 

Mizoram logs 2,022 new COVID-19 cases, positivity rate at 25.54 pc

Aizawl (Mizoram) | February 15, 2022 9:20:40 AM IST
Mizoram reported 2,022 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the positivity rate to 25.54 per cent, informed the state Department of Information and Public Relations (DIPR) on Friday.... read..
 

COVID-19: Mizoram reports 1,507 recoveries, two deaths in last 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | February 7, 2022 7:20:41 AM IST
With 13,348 active COVID-19 cases reported in Mizoram, the state logged 1,507 recoveries in the last 24 hours, informed the state Department of Information and Public Relations on Sunday.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 2,143 new COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths in last 24 hrs

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 29, 2022 9:50:42 AM IST
Mizoram has recorded 2,143 new COVID-19 cases taking the active caseload to 14,608 in the last 24 hours, said the state's Department of Information and Public Relations on Saturday.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 2,064 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 28, 2022 8:50:08 AM IST
Mizoram reported 2,064 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total active cases in the state to 13,721, stated the state health bulletin on Friday.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 1,285 new COVID-19 cases, one death in last 24 hrs

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 23, 2022 11:50:38 AM IST
Mizoram reported 1,285 news COVID-19 cases and one death in the last 24 hours, according to the state's Department of Information and Public relations on Sunday.... read..
 

Mizoram logs 1,116 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths in last 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 22, 2022 10:20:32 AM IST
As many as 1,116 new COVID-19 cases and two deaths were reported in Mizoram during the last 24 hours, the Department of Information and Public relations informed on Saturday.... read..
 

Two moderate quakes hit India-Myanmar border, NE states; no damage reported

Aizawl/Itanagar |Saturday, 2022 5:15:08 AM IST
An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter Scale hit the India-Myanmar border region and a few northeastern states, including Mizoram, on Friday afternoon.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 984 new COVID-19 cases

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 20, 2022 9:20:22 AM IST
Mizoram reported 984 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the state health department informed on Thursday.... read..
 

Mizoram records 1,312 new COVID-19 cases, one death

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 19, 2022 8:50:18 AM IST
As many as 1,312 new COVID-19 cases and one death were reported in Mizoram during the last 24 hours, the Department of Information and Public relations informed on Wednesday.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 1280 new COVID-19 cases, one death in last 24 hrs

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 18, 2022 9:50:21 AM IST
Mizoram reported 1280 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, informed the Department of Information and Public relations on Tuesday.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 875 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 16, 2022 9:20:53 AM IST
Mizoram reported 875 new COVID-19 cases during last 24 hours, taking the total number of cases in the state to 1,52,255.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 903 new COVID-19 cases, positivity rate over 15 pc

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 9, 2022 7:20:07 PM IST
Mizoram on Sunday reported 903 new COVID-19 cases and zero deaths, as per the state Department of Information and Public Relations.... read..
 

Large cache of explosives recovered in Mizoram

Aizawl |Saturday, 2022 8:45:09 PM IST
The security forces have recovered a large cache of explosives and war-like stores in Saiha district bordering Myanmar in southern Mizoram, officials said on Saturday.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 202 new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 30, 2021 11:19:46 AM IST
Mizoram recorded 202 new cases in the last 24 hours, as per the Department of Mizoram Information and Public Relations.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 207 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 29, 2021 8:50:09 AM IST
Mizoram reported 207 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, said to the Department of Information and Public relations on Wednesday.... read..
 

Central team in Mizoram as state sees 10.27% Covid positivity rate

Aizawl |Wednesday, 2021 1:45:08 AM IST
A four-member central team now visiting Mizoram to assess the Covid-19 situation, amid the spurt in infections in the northeastern state, officials said on Tuesday.... read..
 

Mizoram logs 184 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 28, 2021 8:49:52 AM IST
Mizoram reported 184 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, an official statement said Tuesday.... read..
 

Mizoram reports 173 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hrs

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 25, 2021 10:49:36 AM IST
Mizoram reported 173 fresh COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, said the state Department of Information and Public Relations on Saturday.... read..
 
 
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