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Business News/ Elections / Assembly Elections/  Mizoram Election Results 2023 Highlights: Lalduhoma, the man who guarded Indira Gandhi, set to be CM
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Mizoram Election Results 2023 Highlights: Lalduhoma, the man who guarded Indira Gandhi, set to be CM

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: The Mizoram Election Results 2023 have been declared today. Lalduhoma, an ex-IPS officer, led Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) is set to form government in Mizoram. 

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Workers and supporters of Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) celebrate outside the residence of party chief and CM candidate Lalduhoma after party's victory in the Mizoram Assembly elections, in Mizoram, Monday (PTI)Premium
Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Workers and supporters of Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) celebrate outside the residence of party chief and CM candidate Lalduhoma after party's victory in the Mizoram Assembly elections, in Mizoram, Monday (PTI)

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Mizoram, which held its single-phase polls on November 7, experienced a one-day delay in vote counting. The state witnessed an impressive 80.66 percent voter turnout during the polling.

The ruling Mizo National Front (MNF) enjoyed significant support in the state, the four-cornered contest also saw the BJP trying to make inroads in the state. The presence of the Congress has faded over the years but some of the exit polls have given an edge to the grand-old party.

However, people of Mizoram rested their faith in the youngest political party in the northeastern state and voted Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) to power. 

A total of 174 candidates contested in the Mizoram Assembly election. Of the 174, ruling Mizo National Front (MNF), Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) and Congress had contested all 40 seats each while BJP contested on 23 constituencies. 

Nearly 4000 personnel were involved in the counting of votes of Mizoram assembly polls on December 3, said Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer Madhup Vyas. The counting of votes were held at 13 counting centres across the state.

04 Dec 2023, 05:14:20 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: All seats declared, ZPM makes clean sweep to form government in state

The Election Commission of India on Monday, 4 December conducted the vote counting for the Mizoram Assembly Elections 2023. In some alteration in political scenario, the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) bagged victory in 27 seats, usurping the incumbent Zoramthanga-led Mizo National Front (MNF). 

Further Mizo National Front won 10 seats and Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) won 2. 

Congress won one seat in the Mizoram Assembly Elections.

ZPM leader Lalduhoma, a former IPS officer who also guarded former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, is set to become the new Chief Minister of Mizoram. 

Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) said it will stake claim to form the government in Mizoram after holding a consultative meeting of newly elected MLAs and senior party leaders.

04 Dec 2023, 05:01:36 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM to stake claim to form govt after party meeting

Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) said it will stake claim to form the government in Mizoram after holding a consultative meeting of newly elected MLAs and senior party leaders.

ZPM working president K Sapdanga said the meeting will be held on Tuesday and party leader Lalduhoma, who was in Serchhip, was travelling to Aizawl on Monday to meet the newly elected MLAs.

ZPM, the opposition party, swept the polls, winning 27 of the 40 seats, while the ruling Mizo National Front (MNF), led by Chief Minister Zoramthanga, bagged 10 seats and was leading in one.

04 Dec 2023, 04:58:10 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Swearing-in of new government

Would-be Chief Minister of Mizoram, ZPM leader Lalduhoma, shared an update with Hindustan times on the swearing-in ceremony of the news government. “We are likely to stake claim to form the government on Wednesday and the swearing-in can be expected either on Thursday or Friday" the ZPM leader said. 

04 Dec 2023, 04:56:20 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Mizoram’s new government will have zero tolerance for corruption, says Lalduhoma

Lalduhoma, 74, who is set to become the next chief minister, told Hindustan Times about the priorities of his government. 

They are 

-Procure ginger, turmeric, chili, and broomsticks at a minimum pre-determined price to support farmers

-Constitute an expert committee and put fiscal reforms in place

-Adopt a policy of zero tolerance for corruption 

-Grant permission to the CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation) to act on corruption

04 Dec 2023, 04:44:08 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: What did exit polls predict?

While some news media houses had predicted a clean sweep by the ZPM, majority had predicted a hung assembly, thereby failing to predict the outcome that the Mizoram Assembly election Results have shown on 4 December. 

In the last assembly elections, held in 2018, the MNF had won 26 seats and the ZPM secured eight seats.

04 Dec 2023, 04:36:30 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Who had fielded how many candidates?

The MNF, ZPM and Congress contested 40 seats each, while the BJP fielded candidates in 23 seats. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which contested the assembly polls here for the first time, fought in four seats. Also, there were 17 Independent candidates.

04 Dec 2023, 04:28:18 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Where did MNF win?

The MNF won in Hachhek, Mamik, Tuirial, Serlui, Tuivawl, East Tuipui, West Tuipui, Thorang and Tuichawng seats and was leading in one.

04 Dec 2023, 04:27:43 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Vote Counting on 4 December 

Counting of votes, which began at 8 am, was being held in 13 centres. Postal ballots were counted first, and from 8.30 am, the counting for votes polled in the EVMs began.

In some of the seats that have a fewer number of voters, only two rounds of counting will be held, but in most of the constituencies, five rounds will be counted.

More than 4,000 personnel are involved in the counting process. In all, there are 399 tables for the EVMs and 56 for the counting of postal ballots.

04 Dec 2023, 04:26:50 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Where did ZPM win?

ZPM emerged winners in Kolasib, Chalfilh, Tawi, Aizawl North-I, Aizawl North-II, Aizawl North-III, Aizawl East I, Aizawl East II, Aizawl West-I, Aizawl West-II, Aizawl West-III, Aizawl South-I, Aizawl South-II, Aizawl South-III, Lengteng, Tuichang, Champhai North, Champai South, Tuikum, Hrangturzo, South Tuipui, Lunglei North, Lunglei East, Lunglei West, Lunglei South, Lawngtlai East and Serchhip seats.

04 Dec 2023, 04:20:13 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Zoramthanga submits resignation

Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga called on Governor Hari Babu Kambhampati on Monday evening and submitted his resignation following the debacle of his party, the Mizo National Front, in the assembly elections, officials said.

The MNF has won nine seats and is leading in one, while the opposition Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) secured majority by bagging 27 seats in the 40-member House.

Zoramthanga himself also lost to ZPM's Lalthansanga by 2,101 votes in the Aizawl East-1 seat, according to the Election Commission.

04 Dec 2023, 04:18:04 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM dethrones MNF, bags 27 of 40 seats

The Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) stormed to power in Mizoram by dethroning the Mizo National Front (MNF) bagging 27 seats in the 40-member House on Monday.

Prominent ZPM winners include the party's CM face Lalduhoma, who secured the Serchhip seat defeating his MNF rival J Malsawmzuala Vanchhawng by 2,982 votes.

The ruling Mizo National Front won nine seats and was leading in one.

The BJP won the Palak and Saiha seats.

The Indian National Congress bagged the Lawngtlai West seat.

Prominent losers include Deputy Chief Minister and MNF candidate Tawnluia who lost to ZPM candidate in Tuichang, Health Minister and MNF candidate R Lalthangliana who lost to ZPM's Jeje Lalpekhlua in South Tuipui and Rural Development Minister Laruatkima who lost to ZPM nominee Lalnghinglova Hmar in Aizawl West II, according to the Election Commission.

Chief Minister and MNF chief Zoramthanga lost to ZPM’s Lalthansanga by 2,101 votes, it said.

**EDS: VIDEO GRAB** Aizawl: Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) workers celebrate party's lead during counting of votes for the Mizoram Assembly elections, in Aizawl, Monday
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**EDS: VIDEO GRAB** Aizawl: Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) workers celebrate party's lead during counting of votes for the Mizoram Assembly elections, in Aizawl, Monday (PTI)
04 Dec 2023, 04:14:15 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Lalduhoma, the man who guarded Indira Gandhi, set to be Mizoram CM

From earning the dubious distinction of the first MP to be disqualified under the anti-defection law to being all set to becoming the chief minister of Mizoram, 73-year-old Lalduhoma’s political journey has been all about battling against odds.

Lalduhoma, an ex-IPS officer who served as the in-charge of former prime minister Indira Gandhi’s security, is the chief ministerial face of the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM).

04 Dec 2023, 04:06:51 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Latest Party wise results

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04 Dec 2023, 03:42:44 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM meeting to decide on claiming stake to form government

Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) will hold a meeting of its newly elected MLAs to decide on claiming a stake in government formation in Mizoram, a senior leader said.

ZPM leader Lalduhoma, who was in Serchhip, was on Monday afternoon travelling to Aizawl to meet the newly elected MLAs of the party, he said.

"A meeting of newly elected MLAs and Val Upa Council, the decision-making body of the party, will be held most likely on Tuesday to decide on claiming stake to form the government in Mizoram," ZPM working president K Sapdanga told PTI.

04 Dec 2023, 03:24:07 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: EC yet to declare results to one seat

As ZPM gears up to form the government in Mizoram, cinching a clear victory in the Assembly election of the North Eastern state, the poll body is yet to declare the results in Dampa constituency, where MNF candidate Lalrintluanga Sailo is leading with a margin of 292 votes

04 Dec 2023, 03:03:20 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM's CM candidate secures victory in Serchhip

Lalduhoma, the Chief Ministerial candidate of the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM), has secured a clear victory in the Serchhip Assembly constituency of Mizoram as the Election Commission of India declared results for 25 seats of the polls that were held in the state on November 7.

Lalduhoma has registered a decisive win in the Serchhip constituency, defeating Mizo National Front candidate J Malsawmzuala Vanchhawng by 2982 votes, data from the Election Commission of India showed.

04 Dec 2023, 02:58:16 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Interesting points of this Assembly poll

Four major contenders were in fray in the northeastern state, which voted to elect its 40-member legislative assembly on November 7. These include the ruling Mizo National Front (MNF), the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM), the Congress and the BJP.

The elections to the 40-member Mizoram assembly were held on November 7.

04 Dec 2023, 02:53:00 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: BJP says result ‘unexpected’

The Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) has won 27 seats, surpassing the mandatory halfway mark in the 40-seat assembly required to constitute the upcoming government in Mizoram.

According to the Election Commission of India, the ZPM secured victory in 27 seats.

Incumbent Mizo National Front (MNF) has marked victory only in seven seats and leading three seats.

In a big blow for the ruling Mizo National Front, a constituent of the BJP-helmed NDA, Chief Minister Zoramthanga lost Aizawl East-I seat to Lalthansanga of ZPM by 2,101 votes.

the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) swept Siaha district bordering Myanmar with K. Beichhua winning the Saiha seat by defeating H.C. Lalmalsawma Zasai of MNF by 616 votes after K. Hrahmo won the Palak seat. This is the BJP's best-ever performance in Mizoram.

04 Dec 2023, 02:46:09 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: CM Zoramthanga loses Aizawl East-1 seat

Mizoram Chief Minister and MNF candidate Zoramthanga lost to ZPM's Lalthansanga by 2,101 votes in the Aizawl East-1 seat, according to the Election Commission.

Lalthansanga secured 10,727 votes, while Zoramthanga got 8,626 votes, it said.

Lalsanglura Ralte of the Congress managed 2,520 votes.

The counting of votes began at 8 am on Monday amid tight security.

04 Dec 2023, 02:45:12 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Latest party wise Results

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04 Dec 2023, 02:43:16 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: BJP wins 2 Assembly seats

The BJP won the Palak and the Saiha Assembly constituency in Mizoram on Monday, according to the Election Commission.

BJP candidate K Hrahmo won the Palak Assembly constituency defeating his MNF rival K T Rokhaw by 1,241 votes, the EC said.

Hrahmo got 6,064 votes while Rokhaw secured 4,823 votes. Indian National Congress candidate I P Junior received 3,729 votes while Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) nominee K Robinson got 1,378 votes.

BJP candidate K Beichhua won the Saiha Assembly seat defeating his MNF rival H C Lalmalsawma Zasai by 616 votes.

Beichua received 6,740 votes while Zasai got 6,124 votes. N Chakhai of the Indian National Congress secured 3,607 votes while ZPM candidate K H Beithie got 2,219 votes.

Notably, BJP had won only one Assembly seat in 2018 elections in Mizoram

04 Dec 2023, 02:38:41 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Zoramthanga to meet Governor at 4pm to resign

Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga is likely to meet Governor Hari Babu Kambhampati on Monday evening to tender his resignation following his party's debacle in the assembly polls, officials said.

"The CM will meet the governor around 4 pm. He is likely to offer his resignation," an official at the Chief Minister's Office said.

04 Dec 2023, 02:19:57 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Congress fails to secure victory in any constituency

Congress fails to secure victory in any constituency, according to EC.

04 Dec 2023, 02:09:19 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: 'We respect people's mandate,' says Mizoram BJP President Vanlalhmuaka after securing 2 seats

State BJP President Vanlalhmuaka says, "...Earlier I said that people expected a hung assembly but after seeing the results, it is a little unexpected but we accept it and we respect the people's mandate....Under the leadership of PM Modi and JP Nadda, BJP is progressing a lot in Mizoram. In 2018, we were getting only 1 seat but now we are about to get 3 seats, we have already secured 2..." (ANI)

04 Dec 2023, 01:59:10 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: 'Mizoram is facing financial crises,' says ZPM Chief Ministerial candidate Lalduhoma

ZPM Chief Ministerial candidate Lalduhoma said, "...Mizoram is facing financial crises... That is what we are going to inherit from the outgoing government...We are going to fulfill our commitment... Financial reform is necessary, and for that, we are going to make a resource mobilisation team..."

04 Dec 2023, 01:36:37 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM's CM candidate secures victory in Serchhip

Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) Chief Ministerial candidate Lalduhoma has achieved a resounding triumph in the Serchhip Assembly constituency of Mizoram, as confirmed by the Election Commission of India in the release of results for 25 seats from the November 7 polls in the state.

Lalduhoma secured a decisive victory in Serchhip, surpassing Mizo National Front candidate J Malsawmzuala Vanchhawng by 2,982 votes, according to data from the Election Commission of India.

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04 Dec 2023, 01:25:44 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM wins 19 seats, MNF secures victory in 7 seats

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04 Dec 2023, 01:14:48 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM inches closer to victory, leads in 27 seats

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04 Dec 2023, 12:51:06 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM wins 15 seats, MNF secures 3 win

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04 Dec 2023, 12:43:19 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Congress leading in Lawngtlai West

Congress leader C.Ngunlianchunga is leading in Lawngtlai West, according to the EC.

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04 Dec 2023, 12:39:49 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM set to form government in state

Zoram People's Movement (ZPM), a six party alliance, is headed toward forming the government on it own in Mizoram. at 12 noon Election Commission trends showed the ZPM leading in 26 of the 40 seats. Among these ZPM has so far clinched 7 wins on Monday as the counting of votes proceeded further.

According to the Election Commission of India, the incumbent the Mizo National Front (MNF) is trailing with 11 seats.

Kolasib- Lal Famikima, Tawi-Prof. Lalnilawma, Aizawl West-I-TBC Lalvenchhunga, Aizawl West-II- Lalnghinglova Hmar, Tuichang- W Chhuanawma, Hrangturzo-LALMUANPUIA PUNTE, South Tuipui- Jeje Lalpekhlua are the winning seats and candidates of the ZPM. (ANI)

04 Dec 2023, 12:18:23 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: MNF wins Thorang constituency

MNF's R. Rohmingliana wins Thorang constituency, according to the Election Commission.

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04 Dec 2023, 12:17:06 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: 'Swearing-in will be within this month,' says ZPM CM candidate Lalduhoma

ZPM Chief Ministerial candidate Lalduhoma says,"... Tomorrow or the day after tomorrow I will meet the Governor...Swearing-in will be within this month."

04 Dec 2023, 12:05:14 PM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: BJP wins Palak constituency

BJP secured victory in Palak constituency. (Photo: EC)
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04 Dec 2023, 11:48:32 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Mizoram Rural Development Minister Laruatkima loses to ZPM's Lalnghinglova Hmar

Mizoram Rural Development Minister and MNF candidate Laruatkima lost to ZPM nominee Lalnghinglova Hmar in the Aizawl West II Assembly constituency, according to the Election Commission.

Hmar of Zoram People's Movement secured 10,398, while Lalruatkima of Mizo National Front got 5,579 and Ngurdingliana of Indian National Congress received 1,528 votes, the EC said. (PTI)

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04 Dec 2023, 11:39:58 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: CM Zoramthanga trailing in Aizawl East-I

CM Zoramthanga trailing in Aizawl East-I at ZPM's Lalthansanga, according to EC data.

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04 Dec 2023, 11:30:26 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM workers begin celebrations in Serchhip| Watch

ZPM (Zoram People's Movement) workers and supporters begin celebrations in Serchhip after the party registers a comfortable lead in the state election - winning 2 and leading on 24 of the total 40 seats.

04 Dec 2023, 11:21:24 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM leading in 26 seats in early trends, MNF in 10

ZPM leading in 26 seats in early trends, MNF in 10, according to the EC data.

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04 Dec 2023, 11:05:16 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM secures lead in 26 seats, MNF in 10

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04 Dec 2023, 10:54:25 AM IST

Zoram People's Movement claims first victory in Tuichang defeating incumbent Mizo National Front MLA

Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) has secured its first victory in Tuichang, triumphing over the incumbent Mizo National Front (MNF) MLA, according to the Election Commission of India.

As per the ECI, W Chhuanawma, the ZPM candidate from Tuichang assembly constituency registered victory after defeating MNF candidate Tawnluia.

Early counting trends in Mizoram on Monday showed the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) edging towards victory with majority. (ANI)

04 Dec 2023, 10:45:58 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Lalnghinglova Hmar wins in Aizawl West-II constituency

Lalnghinglova Hmar wins in Aizawl West-II constituency

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04 Dec 2023, 10:33:14 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: 'I am not surprised this is what I expected,' says ZPM Chief Ministerial candidate Lalduhoma

Serchhip: ZPM Chief Ministerial candidate Lalduhoma says, "...I am not surprised this is what I expected... Let the full results come out... The counting process is going on..."

04 Dec 2023, 10:31:59 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM leading in 28 seats, BJP stands at 3

ZPM leading in 28 seats, BJP stands at 3
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04 Dec 2023, 10:23:36 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE:  DyCM Tawnluia loses to ZMP candidate in Tuichang seat

Mizoram Deputy Chief Minister and MNF candidate Tawnluia lost to ZPM candidate in the Tuichang Assembly seat, according to the Election Commission.

Tawluia of Mizo National Front (MNF) received 6,079 votes while the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) candidate W Chhuanawma got 6,988.

Congress candidate C Lalhriatuia received 1,674 votes while the Independent candidate Lalhmunsiami got only 67 votes, the EC said.

The counting of votes polled in the assembly elections in Mizoram began at 8 am on Monday amid tight security. (PTI)

04 Dec 2023, 10:20:59 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: Let's see what EC early trend says

 

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04 Dec 2023, 09:59:13 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM crosses majority in early trends; lead in 23 seats

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04 Dec 2023, 09:49:00 AM IST

ZPM takes early lead in 20 seats, MNF stands at 8

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04 Dec 2023, 09:43:18 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM takes early leads in 16 seats, MNF stands at 8

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04 Dec 2023, 09:34:43 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: MNF takes lead in 12 constituencies

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04 Dec 2023, 09:32:16 AM IST

Mizoram Election Results 2023 LIVE: ZPM takes early lead in 7 seats, MNF 6

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