The new Mizo National Front, which had made reimposing prohibition a poll promise, has decided to stop the sale of liquor by government agencies, and bring a legislation to stop sale by private players.
Updated on Dec 18, 2018 05:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By Sadiq Naqvi
The Mizo National Front’s (MNF’s) Zoramthanga appears set to be the new Mizoram chief minister, a post he has held for two terms between 1998 and 2008 before his party was toppled by the Congress. The 84-year-old politician spoke to Utpal Parasher in Aizawl.
Updated on Dec 11, 2018 03:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Aizwal | By Utpal Parasher
Mizoram election results: MNF will form the government. Pu Zoramthanga will be our chief minister. The anti-incumbency factor, lack of development, bad roads during the Congress regime are some of the issues which brought us back to power, said MNF general secretary Lalruatkima.
Updated on Dec 11, 2018 02:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Utpal Parasher and Syed Sadiq, Aizawl/guwahati
Mizoram elections 2018: MNF confident of forming govt in Mizoram alone; Congress aims for simple majority
Mizoram elections 2018: The BJP and ZPM hope to prove crucial in the formation of next government in Mizoram, which is the last bastion of the Congress in the northeast and the only state where the saffron party is not in power or is part of the ruling coalition.
Updated on Dec 10, 2018 04:59 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Utpal Parashar
Mizoram assembly elections 2018: Mizoram votes for a new assembly on November 28. The state has over 7,68,000 lakh voters (3,93,000 women) who will decide the fate of 209 candidates, 18 of whom are women. There will be 1,164 polling stations across the eight districts.
Updated on Nov 27, 2018 02:23 PM IST
Six small regional parties have come together under the Zoram Peoples Movement (ZPM)’s banner to contest the November 28 polls in Mizoram. ZPM is hoping to provide an alternative to the Congress and MNF as well as nix the BJP’s attempt to extend its influence to the Christian-majority state.
Updated on Nov 23, 2018 12:31 PM IST