Mizoram

Fresh tension at Assam-Mizoram border; 1 injured

Fresh tension at Assam-Mizoram border; 1 injured

Violence had earlier erupted at Assam-Mizoram border on July 26, leaving at least 7 cops dead and over 70 injured Aizawl: Over a fortnight after the violence at the Assam- Mizoram border, tension escalated in the area late on Tuesday night. Assam police allegedly fired at civilians of Mizoram, injuring one person, according to reports....

Mizoram man Ziona Chana with 38 wives, 89 children dies at 76

A man from Mizoram, Ziona Chana, believed to head the world’s largest family, on Sunday died at the age of 76. Chana had 38 wives, 89 children and 33 grandchildren. He died at 3 PM at Trinity hospital in Aizawl and was suffering from diabetes and hypertension. Ziona Chana was the head of a religious...

Earthquakes rock Mizoram, damage houses and roads

An earthquake of 5.3 magnitude hit Mizoram in the early hours of Monday, causing damage to houses and cracks on roads at several places, an official said. No casualties have been reported, the official of the state Geology and Mineral Resource Department said. Quoting the National Centre for Seismology, he said the earthquake occurred at...

As states implement relaxations under ‘Unlock 1’, Mizoram adopts total lockdown for 2 weeks

Mizoram has decided to revert to a total lockdown following a sudden spurt in the number of coronavirus cases. The move comes as other states opened malls, restaurants, and places of worship after two months as part of Centre’s ‘Unlock1″ guidelines. The decision to impose the lockdown for two weeks starting June 9 was taken...