Mizoram stone quarry collapse: Toll rises to 10; PM announces Rs 2 lakh ex gratia

2 more bodies were recovered on Nov 15th from the debris of the stone quarry which collapsed in Mizoram's Hnahthial dist. So far, 10 bodies have been recovered and one person is still missing. The teams of BSF, Assam Rifles and NDRF are engaged in a search operation to retrieve the body of the remaining person. Earlier, the bodies of 8 migrant labourers were recovered. PM Modi expressed grief and announced an ex gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the next kin of each deceased.

published on : 16th November 2022

Mizoram: Eight dead, 12 feared trapped after stone quarry collapses

A total of eight bodies have been recovered so far from the site at Maudarh village in Mizoram's Hnahthial district after a stone quarry collapsed on Monday afternoon. The incident took place at around 2:40 pm in the Maudarh area in the Hnahthial district. Twelve more workers are still feared trapped. Out of 12 workers, four are ABCI Infrastructure Pvt Ltd employees and eight are contractor employees.

published on : 15th November 2022

India Elections 2019: Mizoram votes for lone parliamentary seat

Mizoram starts and ends its election process in phase 1 on April 11. Till 11am, Mizoram's voter's turnout is 29.5%.

published on : 11th April 2019

#Results 2018: Analysis of Telangana, MP, Rajasthan, Chattisgarh and Mizoram outcomes

TNIE Resident Editor Khogen Singh is in conversation with TNIE's Political advisor Santwana Bhattacharya about the outcome of the legislative assembly election results of five states.

published on : 11th December 2018

Northeast reels under floods, rescue operations underway

The Troops of 150 Battalion of BSF have been deployed in Mizoram's Lunglei and 131 Battalion of BSF deployed in Assam for rescuing trapped citizens.   

published on : 16th June 2018

WATCH | House collapses in landslide at Mizoram capital Aizawl

Eight people were killed and six went missing in flash floods triggered by heavy rainfall in Mizoram. Landslides took down several buildings and also blocked the Mizoram-Assam highway. | PD Nair

published on : 13th June 2017