Mizoram Statehood Day

  • According to British records, early migrants from neighboring countries known as Kukis were the initial inhabitants of the region.
  • The British took control of the region in 1895.
  • During Independence, tribes increased and the region was known as Mizo district.
  • In 1971, Mizo district became a Union Territory
  • In 1972, Mizo district was renamed Mizoram
  • On 20 February 1987, it became India‚Äôs 23rd State under the 53rd Constitutional Amendment.
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