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History

Mizoram State GK for History Meghalaya was ruled by British India. It was made Indias 23rd State on 20 February 1987, the largest city of Mizoram is Aizawl. The historical name of Mizoram is Lushai Hills district which is under the government of Assam before 1987. Below table will tell more about the GK of Mizoram and Its history.

S.No Description Answer
1. Founded on 20 February 1987
2. Capital Formation 20 February 1987
3. Largest city Aizawl
4. Also Known as Mizoram
5. Ruled By British rule
6. Major Historical Events
  • An engraved image of Lord Buddha, with those of dancing girls on either side, was found at a site near Mualcheng Village about 50 km from Lunglei town. The site also has another stone slab on which
  • The Mizo National Front (MNF) in 1961

Geographical structure

Mizoram covers an area of 21,087 km2. Mizoram is the total population over 1,091,014. the average temperature of Mizoram is 30°C in Summers and 22°C in Winters. Below table will tell more about the Geographical structure of Mizoram.

S.No Description Summary
1 Total Area 21,087 km2(8,142 sq mi)
2 Population 1,091,014
3 The rank of the state Area rank:- 25th
Population Rank:- 28th
4 Population Density 52/km2 (130/sq mi)
5 State Bounded By Manipur (Northeast)
Myanmar (East, south)
Bangladesh (West)
Tripura (Northwest)
Assam (North)
5 Soil & Minerals
  • sandy loam
  • clay loam
7 Major Crops
  • Mandarin Orange
  • Banana
  • Passion Fruit
  • Grapes
  • Hatkora
  • Pineapple
  • Papaya
8 Forest Area 138 sq km is Very Dense Forest (VDF), 5,858 sq. km Moderately Dense Forest (MDF) and 12,752 sq. km of Open Forest
9 Climate moist tropical to moist sub-tropical
10 Rivers
  • Tuivawl
  • Teirei
  • Tuirini
  • Serlui
  • Tlawng (Dhaleshwari)
  • Tiak
  • Chhimtuipui (Kolodyne)
  • Khawthlangturipui (Karnaphuli)
  • Taichung
  • Tuirial (Sonai)
  • Tuichawng
  • Mat
  • Tuipui (Khawchhak)
11 Major Dam
  • Tlawng Dam
  • Tuirial Dam
  • Serlui B Dam
  • Bairabi Dam
12 Major Flora
  • Jhum plant
  • Curculigo sp.
  • Castanopsis sp.
  • Smilax sp.
  • Lanea coromandelina
  • Lygodium fluxiosum
  • Schima walichii
  • Morinda citrifolia-Medicinal Plant
  • Callicarpa Arborea in the forest of Aizawl
13 Major Fauna
  • Hoolock Gibbon
  • Rhesus macaque
  • Leaf monkey
  • Tiger
  • Clouded leopard
  • Elephant
  •  Barking deer,

National Parks

Below you can get the List of National Parks in Mizoram. Name of National Parks, Year of Establishment and Total Area is as follows…

S. No. National College in Mizoram Establishment year Total Area (Km2)
1 Murlen National Park 1991 100
2 Phawngpui National Park 1992 50

Wildlife sanctuaries

Wildlife Sanctuary Year of established Total area
Dampa  Wildlife Sanctuary 1985 500
Khawnglung  Wildlife Sanctuary 1992 35
Lengteng  Wildlife Sanctuary 1999 60
Ngengpui  Wildlife Sanctuary 1991 110
Pualreng  Wildlife Sanctuary 2004 50
Tawi  Wildlife Sanctuary 1978 35.75
Thorangtlang  Wildlife Sanctuary 2002 50
Tokalo Wildlife Sanctuary 2007 250

Dams

Below you can get the List of Dams in Mizoram. Name of Dams and Location is as follows…

Names of Dams Impounds Location of Dams
Tlawng Dam Tlawng River Lungleng, Mizoram, India
Tuirial Dam Tuirial River Tuirial, Mizoram, India
Serlui B Dam Serlui River Serlui, Mizoram, India
Bairabi Dam Tlawng River Bairabi Mizoram, India

Lakes

Lake Location
Tamdil Lake Aizawl district
Palak Lake Lakher region, Chhimtuipui district
Rungdil Lake Suangpuilawn village

Mountains

Name of mountain Location Height (in metres)
1 Phawngpui (Blue Mountain) 2157
2 Lengteng 2141
3 Surtlang 1967
4 Lurhtlang 1935
5 Tan Tlang 1837
6 V.Partlang 1929
7 Chalhfilh Tlang 1865
8 Hrangturzotlang 1854
9 Zopui Tlang 1850
10 Tawizo 1837
11 Mawmrang 1812
12 Purun Tlang 1756
13 Hmuifangtlang 1619
14 Saireptlang 1555
15 Sakawrhmutuaitlang 1535
16 Reiek Tlang 1465
17 Thorang Tlang 1387.2
18 Buia Hmun Tlang 1383
19 Laipui Tlang 1188
20 South Hlimen Tlang 1179
21 Head Post Office 1067.7
22 Serkawn 1222
23 Circuit House (Lunglei) 1105.3

Administrative structures

Mizoram is the 25th state of India by area and 28th state by Population. Mizoram has the 19th state rank in GDP (Gross Domestic Production) per capita among all Indian State. According to the Eleventh Finance Commission, Mizoram is the Best Placed State. A large number of International and Domestic tourists visit Mizoram for its many unique landmarks of old folklores and picturesque villages of houses built on stilts – a land. Below table will tell more about the Administrative structure of Mizoram.

S.No Description Summary
1. Capital Aizawl
2. Administrative HQ Aizawl
3. Chief Ministers Lal Thanhawla
4. Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan
6. State Animal Sumatran serow
7. State Bird Mrs Hume’s pheasant
8. State Flower Renanthera imschootiana
9. State Tree Mesua ferrea
10. No. of District 8 District
11. Loksabha Seats 1
12. Vidhan Parishad (Legislative Council) Na
13. Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) 40
14. Major Airport
15. Railway Stations
  • Bairabi railway station
16. Official Language
  • Mizo
  • English
  • Hindi
17. Time Zone UTC+05:30 (IST)
18. Postal Code Different according to Area
19. Vehicle Code MZ–
20. Judiciary Guwahati High Court – Aizawl Bench
21. Seal seal-mizoram

Major Airports

Airport Location
Tuirial Airfield Aizawl district
Lengpui Airport Aizawl District

Major Stadiums

Stadium Location
Dengthuama Indoor Stadium(Basketball, volleyball) Aizawl
Hawla Indoor Stadium(Basketball) Aizawl
Lammual Stadium(Football) Aizawl
Rajiv Gandhi Stadium(Football) Aizawl

Arts & Culture

The Culture of Mizoram is colourful attire of the womenfolk, their musical festivals and the popular Cheraw bamboo dance during the festivals. Major Mizo. Mizoram is very famous for Mizoram n Carnival and Christmas-New year, its celebration attracts the major number of Tourists. Below table will tell more about the Art and Culture of Mizoram.

S.No Description Summary
1 Folk Dance
  • Khuangchawi
  • Bamboo dance
2 Music
  • Saivate Zai
  • Ronaldo
  • Dar lung Zai
  • Sailo Zai
  • Lumtui Zai
3 Major Festival
  • Pawl Kut
  • Thalfavang
  • Chapter Kut
  • Mim Kut
4 Cuisine (Famous Food)
  • Bamboo Shoot Fry
  • Bai
  • Chhum Han
  • Koat Pitha
  • Mizo Vawksa
  • Bamboo Shoot Fry
  • Misa Mach Pura
5 Traditional Dress Women

  • Puan
  • Puanchei
  • Kawachi
  • Puon Pie

Men

  • Kawkpui Zikzial
  • Ngotekherh
  • Hmar am

Tribes

Tribe’s name Location
Chakma Tribes Chittagong Hill Tracts region
Pawi tribes the south and south-eastern part of Mizoram
Ralte tribes the northern part of today Aizawl, Kolasib and Serchhip
Kuki tribes Chittagong Hill Tracts

 

Temples

Temple Location
Shiv Mandir Bawngkawn, Aizawl
Solomon’s Temple, Aizawl

Economy

The Economy of Mizoram is one of the fastest-growing India states with the GDP per capita income ₹76,210/-. The average growth rate of Mizoram is 14.82% (2018-2019). Table Below contains some of the normal questions mostly asked in different Govt. and Private recruitment examinations of Mizoram.

S.No Description Summary
1 State GDP ₹19,174.34 crore(2017–18)
2 Growth rate 14.82%(2017-18)
3 Per capita income ₹76,210 (US$1,100) (2014-15)
4 GDP per capita rank 32nd
5 Major Industries
  • Food Manufacturing
  • Agricultural Plants
  • Milk company
6 Major Imports
7 Major exports
  • Banana
  • Orange
  • Pine-apple

Education

Mizoram state as the Indias earliest educational institutions built by the support of Europeans. Medical education in Mizoram has begun in 1801 at Royal and Military Hospital in the old city of Mizoram. Mizoram has Asia’s oldest medical college as Mizoram Medical College (Since 1845). Mizoram NIT (National Institute of Technology) and IIT (Indian Institute of Technology). All schools in Mizoram comes under the Mizoram Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Syllabus is Prescribed by the State Education Department.

Sl. No. Description Summary
1. Literacy Rate (2011) 91.58 %
2. Male 93.35%
3. Female 89.27%
4. No. of School 2427 approx. (Primary schools, middle schools
and high schools.)
5. Affiliation Board CBSE, MBSE, BCCI6.
6. No. of University 2 (Privet, central)
7. Colleges in Mizoram 35 (Engineering, Medical, Law, Pharmacy)

Educational Institution 

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Heritage Sites

Mizoram has a large number of Ancient Monuments spread at different places throughout the state. It has many World Heritage Sites: Lianchhiari Lunglentlang, Fiara Tui, Solomon Temple, Tomb of Vanhimailian, Lamsial Puk, Chawngvungi Lungdawh, Sibuta Lung, Khuangchera Puk, and Pukzing Cave. Every year many tourists visit Mizoram.

S.No Description Summary
1 Major Tourist Places
  • Aizawl
  • Lunglei
  • Phawngpui Peak
  • Reiek
  • Mamit
2 Major Monuments
  • Thasiama Seno-neihna
  • Lamsial Puk
  • Sibuta Lung
  • Sikpui Lung
  • Vai kulh

Famous Persons

Freedom Fighter
  • Shoorvir Pasaltha
  • Chengjapao Kuki
Writer
  • Meet Malsawmi Jacob
  • P. S. Chawngthu
  • Darchhawna
  • Zirsangzela Hnamte
  • Laltluangliana Khiangte
Poet
  • Zasiama (1900–1953)
  • Vanmawia (1922–1980)
  • Râlngama (1907–1981)
  • Siamliana (1894–1962)
  • Laltanpuia (1915–1997)
Journalists 1. Irom Chanu Sharmila
Sportsman
  • Jeje Lalpekhlua
  • Daniel Lalhlimpuia
  • Lalchhuanmawia
Padma Bhushan
  • L. Z. Sailo
Padma Sri
  • Lalzuia Colney
  • Buangi Sailo
  • Ralte L. Thanmawia
  • J. Malsawma
  • Chhakchhuak Chhuanvawram
  • A Zakia

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