Mizoram: Myanmarese nationals refuses to return to one’s own country

Mizoram: Myanmarese nationals refuses to return to one’s own country

Aizawl Jan 22,2018: Over 1,400 Myanmarese nationals who took refuge in Mizoram’s Lawngtlai district following clash between Arakan militants and the Army there in November last year have refused to return to their country, a senior police officer said on Monday. The refugees who fled Myanmar since November 25 last year following a crackdown on […]

Mizoram: Chakma settlers served eviction notice in Kolasib

Mizoram: Chakma settlers served eviction notice in Kolasib

AIZAWL, January 20, 2018: Hortoki, village council in the northern Mizoram’s Kolasib district has served a notice of eviction to six families who have been allegedly illegally residing on the banks of Tlawng River. They have been given a time limit till the end of February to vacate the area. The village council authority on […]

Mizoram: Two elderly women attacked with a hammer

Mizoram: Two elderly women attacked with a hammer

AIZWAL, January 18, 2018: Unidentified bugler attacked two elderly women in their 70s who were found in an unconscious state at their resident in Aizawl early Sunday, police said. The victims identified as Pi Lalthanzauvi (78) and Lalthanpuii (70) residing in the Bawngkawn Hmarveng locality in Aizawl. The incident took place at around 3am on […]

Mizoram: 1 injured in IED blast in Lawngtlai district

Mizoram: 1 injured in IED blast in Lawngtlai district

AIZAWL, January 17, 2018: A 26-year-old man was injured in a blast in the jungles of southern Mizoram’s Lawngtlai district, along the India-Myanmar border, an official statement of the Assam Rifles said today. Lawngtlai district police identified the injured as Jitua Tongchangya, a Chakma community member of Bangdukbanga hamlet near Parva village along the India-Myanmar-Bangladesh […]

Mizoram: Drug abuse killed 65 persons in 2017

Mizoram: Drug abuse killed 65 persons in 2017

Aizawl Jan 15,2018: At least 65 persons, including 12 women, died in Mizoram last year due to drug abuse, an official said on Monday. The Excise and Narcotics Department official said 28 persons died due to heroin overdose and the rest due to abuse of various other narcotics. According to the official, around 6.035 kg of heroin, 13,400 methamphetamine tablets and 159,471 […]