Over 5,000 People Lodged In Relief Camps In Flood-Hit Mizoram
Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 6:53 PM
More than 5,000 people have been shifted to relief camps due to the flood situation following heavy rains for the last seven days in Mizoram, officials said. At least five people have died due to rain-related incidents and 4,322 people were being evacuated. The officials added that the state government was gearing up relief operations in the affected areas.
Jagdish Mukhi Sworn In As Governor Of Mizoram
Saturday, March 9, 2019, 9:20 PM
Jagdish Mukhi was on Saturday sworn-in as the Governor of Mizoram at a simple function at the Raj Bhavan in Aizawl. Gauhati High Court judge, Justice Nelson Sailo administered the oath of office to Jagdish Mukhi. Mr Mukhi is also the Governor of Assam. Jagdish Mukhi succeeded Kummanam Rajasekharan as the governor of Mizoram as the latter resigned on Thursday.
Mizoram Guv addresses empty ground amid R-Day boycott call
Saturday, January 26, 2019, 3:58 PM
Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan on Saturday addressed an almost-empty ground here on the 70th Republic Day, due to a statewide boycott call given by an umbrella organisation against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. No member from the general public attended the function, police said adding that only ministers, legislators and top officials were present. Six armed contingents participated in the Republic Day parade, officials said.