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Government of Mizoram

Government of Mizoram
Seat of Government Aizawl
Executive
Governor Lt General Nirbhay Sharma
Chief Minister Pu Lalthanhawla
Legislature
Assembly
  • Mizoram Legislative Assembly
Speaker Hiphei
Deputy Speaker R Lalrinawma
Judiciary
High Court Aizawl Bench, Guwahati High Court

The Government of Mizoram also known as the State Government of Mizoram, or locally as State Government, is the supreme governing authority of the Indian state of Mizoram and its 8 districts. It consists of an executive, led by the Governor of Mizoram, a judiciary and a legislative branch.

Like other states in India, the head of the state of Mizoram is the Governor, appointed by the President of India on the advice of the Central government. The Chief Minister is the head of the government. Aizawl is the capital of Mizoram, and houses the Mizoram Legislative Assembly and the secretariat. The Guwahati High Court, located in Guwahati, Assam has an Aizawl Bench that exercises the jurisdiction and powers in respect of cases arising in the State of Mizoram.[1]

The present Legislative Assembly of Mizoram is unicameral, consisting of 40 Member of the Legislative Assembly (M.L.A). Its term is 5 years, unless sooner dissolved.[2]
Mizoram Secretariat

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