Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Assam Rifles, Anti Narcotics Squad Mizoram recovers Heroin worth Rs 42 lakhs, 1 held

Aizawl (Mizoram) | February 20, 2024 12:55:27 PM IST
In yet another success in its crusade against smuggling activities, the Battalion of Inspector General Assam Rifles (East), along with Excise and Narcotics, Anti Narcotics Squad, Aizawl, recovered five soap cases (60 g) of Heroin, worth Rs 42,00,000, in G... read..

Assam Rifles and Mizoram police recover weapons, war-like stores

Aizawl (Mizoram) | February 19, 2024 10:24:18 PM IST
Assam Rifles recovered weapons and war-like stores in Mizoram and Manipur, officials said on Monday.... read..

Mizoram: 90 bags of poppy seeds weighing 5400 kg seized in joint operation, 2 arrested

Aizawl (Mizoram) | February 17, 2024 5:55:02 PM IST
In a joint operation, the Assam Rifles and Customs Preventive Force of Champhai in Mizoram recovered and seized 90 bags of poppy seeds weighing 5400 kg at the Zokhawthar area in Champhai district and arrested two.... read..

Drugs worth Rs 130 cr seized in Mizoram in last 45 days: Assam Rifles

Aizawl (Mizoram) | February 16, 2024 3:53:39 PM IST
The Assam Rifles recovered and seized heroin and contraband drugs worth Rs 130 crore in Mizoram in last 45 days, officials said.... read..

Indian Army signs agreement to provide cancer treatment to ECHS beneficiaries

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 15, 2024 10:53:15 PM IST
The Indian Army signed a Memorandum of Agreement on Monday with the Mizoram State Cancer Institute (MSCI) in Aizwal, Mizoram to provide cancer treatment to Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) beneficiaries.... read..

Mizoram Chief Minister Lalduhoma meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Aizawl (Mizoram) | January 5, 2024 4:51:56 PM IST
Mizoram Chief Minister Lalduhoma who is on his first official visit to New Delhi after taking oath of office paid a courtesy call to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday.... read..

Mizoram govt grants consent for CBI investigation of offences related to corruption

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 29, 2023 10:50:56 AM IST
The Government of Mizoram has granted consent for a CBI investigation of offences in the state to eliminate corruption.... read..

Assam Rifles DIG calls on Mizoram CM Lalduhoma

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 19, 2023 5:50:21 AM IST
Brigadier Girish Upadhya, DIG 23 Sector Assam Rifles, called on Mizoram's Chief Minister, Pu Lalduhoma on Monday to congratulate him on taking over as Chief Minister and discuss the effective border management role of the Indo-Myanmar border and Assam Rif... read..

Mizoram Governor unfurls national flag atop 70-foot-high mast to mark Vijay Diwas

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 16, 2023 9:51:21 PM IST
To commemorate the 42nd anniversary of the victory in the 1971 war, Hari Babu Kambhampati, the Governor of Mizoram, unfurled the 70-foot national flag at Assam Rifles Headquarters, Aizawl.... read..

Aizawl FC, Gokulam Kerala FC slug it out for a draw on hills

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 16, 2023 7:51:22 PM IST
It was a fierce battle and, eventually, Aizawl FC and Gokulam Kerala FC had to settle for a 1-1 draw in a crucial I-League encounter at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Aizawl on Saturday.... read..

Mizoram govt earmarks Rs 150 crore for buying four identified crops, clearing healthcare bills

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 11, 2023 11:51:29 PM IST
Mizoram Chief Minister Lalduhoma held his first meeting with the top officials of his two departments--Finance and Planning and Programme Implementation--at his office chamber in Aizawl on Monday.... read..

Lalduhoma assumes office; becomes first non-Congress, non-MNF Mizoram CM

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 9, 2023 9:50:24 PM IST
In a significant ceremony held at Mc Donald Hill Aizawl, Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) leader Lalduhoma, assumed the office of Mizoram's Chief Minister on Saturday at 11 am, making him the first leader not belonging to either the Mizo National Front (MNF... read..

ZPM founder Lalduhoma takes oath as Mizoram Chief Minister

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 8, 2023 12:51:47 PM IST
Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) founder Lalduhoma took oath as Chief Minister of Mizoram at Rajbhavan here on Friday.... read..

"Safeguarding state's boundary is one of priorities of government:" Mizoram CM

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 8, 2023 11:51:41 PM IST
Newly sworn-in Mizoram Chief Minister Lalduhoma on Friday said that safeguarding the state's boundary is one of the priorities of his government and a state-level boundary committee to deal with border issues with neighbouring states will be established ... read..

ZPM cabinet sworn in Mizoram at Raj Bhavan complex

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 8, 2023 2:51:23 PM IST
The Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) cabinet took oath along with Chief Minister Lalduhoma at the Raj Bhavan complex in Aizawl on Friday.... read..

"100 day work plan will be announced for development", says Mizoram's next CM Lalduhoma

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 6, 2023 2:51:59 PM IST
Zoram People's Movement leader Lalduhoma who is slated to be the next Chief Minister of Mizoram has said that 100 days work plan for the development of the state will be announced immediately after the swearing-in ceremony gets over.... read..

ZPM's Lalduhoma to take oath as Mizoram CM on December 8

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 6, 2023 12:51:30 PM IST
Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) leader and to be the Chief Minister of Mizoram, Lalduhoma met Governor Hari Babu Kambhampati and staked claim to form the government in the state.... read..

Mizoram: ZPM leader Lalduhoma to meet Governor today to stake claim to form government

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 6, 2023 10:50:12 AM IST
After winning the Assembly polls in Mizoram, Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) leader Lalduhoma, who is also the Chief Ministerial candidate of the party will meet the state Governor today and stake claim to form the government.... read..

Mizoram's youngest woman MLA bats for more women in governance

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 6, 2023 4:49:39 AM IST
Baryl Vanneihsangi, who became the youngest woman MLA to be elected to the Mizoram Assembly at the age of 32, on Tuesday made a compelling argument for the involvement of more women in the system of governance after winning from the Aizawl South-III const... read..

Mizoram: Zoram People's Movement holds worship service at party office in Aizawl

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 5, 2023 5:51:50 PM IST
After the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) registered a landslide victory in the state elections, ZPM leaders, including Baryl Vanneihsangi, the youngest woman MLA of Mizoram, participated in a worship service at the party office in Aizawl on Tuesday.... read..

ZPM MLA Lalnghinglova Hmar bats for Myanmar refugees says "People living on other side of border also our brothers"

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 5, 2023 4:51:50 PM IST
Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) newly elected MLA from the Aizawl West-II constituency, Lalnghinglova Hmar, speaking on the Myanmar issue, said on Tuesday that the people living on the other side of the border are also Mizos and we cannot turn a blind eye o... read..

Zoram People's Movement holds worship service at party office in Aizawl

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 5, 2023 4:51:44 PM IST
After the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) registered a landslide victory in the Mizoram assembly elections, the newly elected MLAs of the party, party leaders and workers participated in a worship service at the party office in Aizawl on Tuesday.... read..

Air Force officer Manisha Padhi appointed India's first woman Aide de Camp

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 5, 2023 5:50:58 AM IST
Squadron leader Manisha Padhi, a 2015 batch Indian Air Force (IAF) officer, on Monday became the first woman in the country to ascend to the post of Aide-de-Camp (ADC).... read..

"Youth were fed up with existing political system": Lalduhoma after leading ZPM to decisive win in Mizoram

By Ujjwal Roy

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 5, 2023 4:51:28 AM IST
After leading the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) to a landslide victory in Mizoram, party chief Lalduhoma, who is set to take over from Zoramthanga as the next chief minister, said the state's youth were fed up with the incumbent, the Mizo National Front (... read..

"I accept verdict of people," Mizoram CM Zoramthanga tenders his resignation

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 4, 2023 6:49:54 PM IST
Mizoram CM Zoramthanga tendered his resignation to Governor Dr Hari Babu Kambhampati at Raj Bhavan on Monday and accepted the verdict of the people.... read..

Focus shifts to Northeast as votes for Mizoram to be counted today

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 4, 2023 7:49:25 AM IST
After a saffron wave swept the Hindi heartland, taking the BJP to decisive mandates in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, and the Congress wrested Telangana from the BRS, all eyes have now shifted to the Northeast as Mizoram is to reveal its mand... read..

Chief ministerial face, Lalduhoma attends special prayer ahead of poll results in Mizoram

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 3, 2023 1:50:33 PM IST
Ahead of the counting of votes for the Mizoram assembly election, which will be held on December 4, chief ministerial face of the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) and party candidate of Serchhip constituency, Lalduhoma attended a special prayer at a church ... read..

ZPM Chief ministerial face Lalduhoma says, "Confident of forming stable govt" ahead of poll results in Mizoram

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 3, 2023 2:50:15 PM IST
Ahead of the counting of votes for the Mizoram assembly election, which will be held on December 4, the chief ministerial face of the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) and party candidate of Serchhip constituency, Lalduhoma, expressed confidence in the party ... read..

"BJP to perform better than exit poll expectation": State president Vanlalhmuaka on Mizoram assembly election

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 2, 2023 10:50:04 PM IST
Reacting to the exit polls of the Mizoram assembly election, Bharatiya Janata Party state president Vanlalhmuaka said on Saturday that the party will perform better.... read..

Election Commission agreed to postpone counting considering people's sentiments: Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 2, 2023 8:51:05 PM IST
Following the postponement of the counting of votes for the Mizoram assembly elections, Chief Electoral Officer Madhup Vyas said that the Election Commission of India agreed to the request of social organisations and political parties as "Sunday being dev... read..

"Votes will never change": ZPM candidate expresses 'happiness' over change of counting day for Mizoram Assembly polls

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 2, 2023 1:51:23 PM IST
Lalnghinglova Hmar, Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) leader and party candidate from Aizawl West-II has expressed his happiness after the Election Commission of India revised the date for counting of votes in Mizoram Assembly elections for December 4.... read..

13 centres, nearly 4000 personnel assigned: Counting day preparations in full swing in Mizoram

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 2, 2023 10:51:03 AM IST
As the Election Commission of India rescheduled the counting of votes for assembly elections in Mizoram to December 4, preparations are in full swing to ensure smooth conduct of operations.... read..

Mizoram: 3 women prisoners escape from Aizawl jail, lookout notice issued

Aizawl (Mizoram) | December 1, 2023 10:51:07 AM IST
Mizoram Police has issued a lookout notice for three escaped under-trial prisoners of Aizawl's Central Women Jail.... read..

Ruling MNF has advantage in Mizoram but ZPM too in race to form government: Exit polls

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 30, 2023 11:20:20 PM IST
The two regional players in Mizoram - MNF and ZPM - are in the race to form government in Mizoram, exit polls said on Thursday with most predictions stating that the ruling party led by Chief Minister Zoramthanga has an advantage in the northeastern state... read..

30 more Myanmar soldiers airlifted to Moreh from Mizoram

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 30, 2023 2:50:37 PM IST
The number of Myanmar army personnel airlifted by the Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopters from Mizoram to Moreh in Manipur has gone up to 104 with the airlifting of 30 more Myanmarese soldiers who surrendered before the Assam Rifles/Mizoram Police, a senio... read..

Mizoram: Assam Rifles recover heroin worth over Rs 47 lakh in Aizawl; 2 held

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 28, 2023 3:50:27 PM IST
In another crackdown on smuggling activities, Assam Rifles along with Special Narcotics CID Crime arrested two persons and recovered heroin worth over 47 lakh in Aizawl, Mizoram.... read..

Mizoram police ready for incident-free vote counting: DGP Anil Shukla

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 21, 2023 12:49:34 PM IST
As the counting day for the recently conducted Mizoram assembly election approaches, Mizoram's Director General of Police (DGP) Anil Shukla on Tuesday said that "full proof and arrangements have been made for incident-free counting of votes."... read..

"75 Myanmar army personnel who entered Mizoram taken back to Myanmar": Mizoram DGP

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 20, 2023 1:47:09 PM IST
Following the recent fights between the rebel groups and military junta in the bordering areas of Myanmar's Chin State, the situation is still tense in Mizoram. Mizoram police, Assam Rifles have deployed adequate security along the bordering areas.... read..

Over 2000 people from Myanmar cross into Mizoram amid fresh airstrikes: Champhai Deputy Commissioner

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 14, 2023 12:20:01 AM IST
Around 2000 people from Myanmar have entered Mizoram following a fresh airstrike by the Myanmar army in the bordering areas along the Indo-Myanmar border, officials said on Monday.... read..

Over 5,000 Myanmar nationals cross over to Mizoram seeking asylum, after fresh violence

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 14, 2023 2:21:54 PM IST
Over 5,000 Myanmar nationals have crossed over to neighbouring Mizoram in India following Monday's airstrike by the Myanmar army in its Chin state, said Lalbiakthanga Khiangte, Inspector General of Police, Mizoram Police.... read..

In four separate incidents, Mizoram Police seize cash, drugs at Phaisen Check Gate

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 14, 2023 3:19:24 AM IST
The Mizoram Police have made seizures in four separate incidents involving illegal cash and drugs.... read..

Mizoram election: Female voter turnout with 81.25 pc exceeds male turnout

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 12, 2023 12:47:11 PM IST
Female voter turnout has been recorded higher than male voters in the Mizoram assembly election which was held on November 7.... read..

ECI conducts re-polling for Muallungthu in Mizoram today

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 10, 2023 7:17:26 PM IST
Re-polling for the Muallungthu in Mizoram was held today as per the instructions of the Election Commission of India.... read..

Mizoram sees voter turnout of 78.40 pc, nearly 72 pc voting in first phase of Chhattisgarh polls

Raipur/Aizawl | November 8, 2023 12:24:41 AM IST
Mizoram saw a voter turnout of 78.40 per cent in the single-phase election for 40 assembly seats in the state while the polling percentage was 71.93 per cent for 20 assembly constituencies in Chhattisgarh which went to polls in the first phase of election... read..

Mizoram polls: ZPM working president K Sapdanga casts his vote

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 7, 2023 11:22:56 AM IST
Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) working president K Sapdanga cast his vote at Aizawl North-III constituency as voting got underway in Mizoram.... read..

Mizo 'identity', infra key issues in Mizoram Assembly elections

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 7, 2023 7:17:01 AM IST
Issues of "identity" and people's welfare took centre stage during the run-up for assembly polls in Mizoram, with intense election campaigning in the Christian-majority state coming to an end in the state a day before.... read..

Polling concludes in Mizoram, 69.87 pc turnout till 3 pm

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 7, 2023 6:22:57 PM IST
Voting ended in Mizoram on Tuesday with people casting their ballot to elect their representatives for 40 seats in the state assembly.... read..

Mizoram Assembly Polls: State gears up for triangular fight between MNF, ZPM, Congress

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 7, 2023 8:18:39 AM IST
Polling for the Mizoram Assembly began on Tuesday, the counting of which is scheduled on December 3.... read..

"Machine not working" : Mizoram CM Zoramthanga fails to cast vote as EVM malfunctions

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 7, 2023 9:17:08 AM IST
Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga was unable to cast his vote in the Mizoram assembly elections since the electronic voting machine was not working.... read..

Mizoram Governor casts his vote as polling gets underway

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 7, 2023 10:17:06 AM IST
Mizoram Governor Hari Babu Kambhampati cast his vote at a polling booth in Aizawl South-II as voting got underway in the state.... read..

Mizoram Congress chief Lalsawta casts his vote as polling begins

Aizawl (Mizoram) | November 7, 2023 10:17:14 AM IST
Mizoram Congress chief Lalsawta on Tuesday cast his vote at a polling station at Mission Vengthlang in Aizawl as voting started in the state.... read..
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