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Mizoram: Preliminary test indicates African swine fever as the cause of pig deaths

Mizoram: Preliminary test indicates African swine fever as the cause of pig deaths

Mizoram, April 8: A preliminary test has indicated African Swine Fever (ASF) is the main cause of unusual deaths of pigs in a Mizoram village, an official of the state animal husbandry and veterinary...
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Rs 20 lakh ex-gratia for volunteers who died of Covid-19

Mizoram, April 7:  The Mizoram cabinet today decided to pay an ex-gratia payment of Rs 20 lakh each to local volunteers if they die due to novel coronavirus, an official statement said. The meeting of...
Mizoram: EC yet to decide on Serchhip bypoll deferment

Mizoram: EC yet to decide on Serchhip bypoll deferment

Mizoram, April 6: The Election Commission of India (ECI) is yet to decide on the demand for deferment of the bypoll to Mizoram Serchhip Assembly constituency and the counting of votes, an election official...
Mizoram: Centre yet to respond on Myanmar refugees

Mizoram: Centre yet to respond on Myanmar refugees

Aizawl, April 6: Even as Union Home Minister Amit Shah had said that the Centre can give ration and medical supplies to the Myanmar refugees, who have taken refuge in the country, the Mizoram...
Mizoram African Swine Fever

87 pigs die along India-Bangladesh border in Mizoram; suspicion of African Swine Fever

Mizoram, April 5: At least 87 pigs have died of an unknown disease, suspected to be African Swine Fever at Lungsen village in south Mizoram Lunglei district along the India-Bangladesh border. It is suspected that...
Good Friday observed in Mizoram, churches hold special services

Good Friday observed in Mizoram, churches hold special services

Mizoram, April 2: Good Friday was observed in all parts of the Christian-dominated Mizoram with religious fervour and enthusiasm to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Last year Good Friday was observed within close...
Court acquits Chief Minister Zoramthanga in graft case

Court acquits Chief Minister Zoramthanga in graft case

Mizoram, April 1: A special court has acquitted Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga, former agriculture minister H Rammawi and two other people in an 11-year-old graft case. The graft case involving Chief Minister Zoramthanga had at...
Heroin

Heroin worth Rs 40.5 lakhs seized in Mizoram

Mizoram, March 25: Assam Rifles and Mizoram Excise and Narcotics Department seized 90 grams of heroin and arrested two drug peddlers for possessing the contraband at Tuirial airfield near Aizawl. The heroin recovered is worth Rs...
Preparations underway for by-poll to Serchhip Assembly constituency

Preparations underway for by-poll to Serchhip Assembly constituency

Mizoram, March 25: Preparations are underway for the by-poll to Serchhip assembly constituency in Mizoram. By-poll to Serchhip assembly constituency in Mizoram is scheduled to be held on April 17. Though Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga,...
Assam Rifles puts 24×7 patrol on all entry points to keep Myanmar refugees out of Mizoram

Assam Rifles puts 24×7 patrol on all entry points to keep Myanmar refugees out...

Mizoram, March 22: The Assam Rifles has stepped up vigil along with the porous India-Myanmar border in Mizoram and is conducting 24×7 patrols to curb the influx of refugees fleeing the neighbouring country. The heightened...