A decade on, former insurgent and two-time CM Zoramthanga scripts a comeback
With the results so decisively in his favour, Zoramthanga is set to stake claim to the office of the chief minister
The Mizo National Front (MNF), led by former insurgent and two-time chief minister Zoramthanga, was propelled back to the centre stage of Mizo politics after a decade in the wilderness as it surged ahead in Assembly elections. In 2013, the MNF bagged only five seats in the 40-member Assembly. However, it stood second to the Congress in more than 20 seats, something the Congress would have taken note of even as it won 34 out of 40 seats that year.
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