Mizoram Legislative Assembly
7th Legislative Assembly of Mizoram
Type
Type
Term limits
5 years
Leadership
Speaker
Lalrinliana Sailo, MNF
since 2018
Deputy Speaker
Leader of the House
(Chief Minister)
Leader of the Opposition
Structure
Seats40
Political groups
Government (28)
  •   MNF (28)

Opposition (6)

Others (6)

Elections
First past the post
Last election
28 November 2018
Next election
November 2023
Meeting place
Legislative Assembly House,
Aizawl, Mizoram, India – 796001
Website
www.mizoramassembly.in

The Mizoram Legislative Assembly is the unicameral state legislature of Mizoram state in Northeast India. The seat of the Legislative Assembly is at Aizawl, the capital of the state. The Legislative Assembly is composed of 40 members, who are directly elected from single-seat constituencies.[1] The current legislature was elected in 2018, and its term will last until 2023.

List of assemblies

Assembly Tenure Party Chief Minister
1st 1987–1989 Independent/MNF 24 seats Laldenga
2nd 1989–1993 Indian National Congress 23 seats Lal Thanhawla
3rd 1993–1998 Indian National Congress INC 16 seats; MNF 14 seats; IND 10 seats Lal Thanhawla
4th 1998–2003 Mizo National Front 21 seats Zoramthanga
5th 2003–2008 Mizo National Front 21 seats Zoramthanga
6th 2008–2013 Indian National Congress 32 seats Lal Thanhawla
7th 2013–2018 Indian National Congress 34 seats Lal Thanhawla
8th 2018 – Present Mizo National Front 27 seats Zoramthanga

List of speakers

Sl No Name From To
1 Pu H.Thansanga 10.05.1972 17.10.1975
2 Pu Vaivenga 07.11.1975 20.06.1978
3 Pu Thingridema 21.06.1978 24.05.1979
4 Dr Kenneth Chawngliana 25.05.1979 08.05.1984
5 Dr.H.Thansanga 09.05.1984 09.03.1987
6 Pu J.Thanghuama 10.03.1987 29.01.1989
7 Pu Hiphei 30.01.1989 14.07.1990
8 Pu Rokamlova 17.07.1990 09.12.1993
9 Pu Vaivenga 10.12.1993 07.12.1998
10 Pu R.Lalawia 08.12.1998 03.12.2003
11 Lalchamliana 15.12.2003 10.12.2008
12 R.Romawia 16.12.2013 15.12.2013
13 Hiphei 16-12-2013 05-11-2018
14 Lalrinliana Sailo 18-12-2018

Current members of the Mizoram Legislative Assembly

No. Constituency Current MLA[2] Party Notes
1 Hachhek Lalrindika Ralte INC
2 Dampa Lalrintluanga Sailo MNF
3 Mamit H Lalzirliana MNF
4 Tuirial K Laldawngliana MNF Won in 2021 bypoll[3]
5 Kolasib K Lalrinliana MNF
6 Serlui Lalrinsanga Ralte MNF
7 Tuivawl Lalchhandama Ralte MNF
8 Chalfilh Lalrinliana Sailo MNF Speaker of the Mizoram Legislative Assembly
9 Tawi R Lalzirliana MNF
10 Aizawl North 1 Vanlalhlana ZPM
11 Aizawl North 2 Dr Vanlalthlana ZPM
12 Aizawl North 3 C Lalmuanpuia MNF
13 Aizawl East 1 Zoramthanga MNF Chief Minister
14 Aizawl East 2 Robert Romawia Royte MNF
15 Aizawl West 1 Zothantluanga MNF
16 Aizawl West 2 Lalruatkima MNF
17 Aizawl West 3 Vl Zaithanzama ZPM
18 Aizawl South 1 C Lalsawivunga ZPM
19 Aizawl South 2 Lalchhuanthanga ZPM
20 Aizawl South 3 F Lalnunmawia MNF
21 Lengteng Lthangmawia MNF
22 Tuichang Tawnluia MNF Deputy Chief Minister
23 Champhai North Dr Zrthiamsanga MNF
24 Champhai South Tj Lalnuntluanga MNF
25 East Tuipui Ramthanmawia MNF
26 Serchhip Lalduhoma ZPM Leader of the Opposition
27 Tuikum Er Lalrinawma MNF Deputy Speaker of the Mizoram Legislative Assembly
28 Hrangturzo Lalchamliana MNF
29 South Tuipui Dr R. Lalthangliana MNF
30 Lunglei North Vanlaltanpuia MNF
31 Lunglei East Lawmawma Tochhawng MNF
32 Lunglei West C Lalrinsanga MNF
33 Lunglei South K Pachhunga MNF
34 Thorang Zodintluanga Ralte INC Leader of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP)
35 West Tuipui Nihar Kanti Chakma INC
36 Tuichawng Buddha Dhan Chakma BJP
37 Lawngtlai West C Ngunlianchunga INC
38 Lawngtlai East H Biakzaua MNF
39 Saiha Dr K Beichhua MNF
40 Palak Kt Rokhaw INC

See also

References

  1. ^ "Mizoram Legislative Assembly". Legislative Bodies in India website. Retrieved 29 January 2011.
  2. ^ "MEMBERS OF EIGHTH MIZORAM STATE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY". mizoram.nic.in. Retrieved 29 October 2021.
  3. ^ "Ruling MNF wins Mizoram's Tuirial bypoll". The Economic Times. 2 November 2021. Retrieved 2 November 2021.