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By Vishwambhar Prasad Sati, Lalrinpuia Vangchhia

This publication provides a socio-economic and livelihood research of agriculturally-dependent groups of Mizoram, the japanese extension of the Himalaya, utilizing the sustainable livelihood strategy. Such an method of poverty aid is inevitable, quite, in parts the place livelihoods rely principally on biomass-based agriculture and cattle creation. Mizoram possesses plentiful normal assets – land, water and wooded area – yet these assets are mostly unused. The area suffers from persistent poverty and malnutrition, and weather switch has extra encouraged livelihood styles. This paintings reports all of the elements of ordinary potentials and livelihood prestige in Mizoram. It additionally discusses the foremost using forces that impression livelihood styles. in response to an in depth research of empirical info, a number of coverage measures are advised to deal with persistent poverty and malnutrition. The booklet is for that reason hugely invaluable for all stakeholders; scholars, researchers, academicians, coverage makers and politicians fascinated with rural/community development.

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The Mizo Cultural Society'' was the result of this famine and Laldenga was its secretary. This society was renamed as ``Mautam Front'' in 1960 and they started demanding relief fund for the victimized families. Political History 33 The Mizo National Front (MNF), under the leadership of Laldenga was formed in 1961 with its objective of achieving sovereign independence of the Greater Mizoram. In 1966 a large-scale disturbances broke out throughout in Mizoram. Along with this, the other separatist political forces of Assam hills demanded for the separate states.

Tropical evergreen and moist deciduous forests surround this lake. , Artocarpus sp. , and bamboo. Wild animals such as bear, deer, and wild pig are the major faunal species found in the surrounding forests. 5 ha area. It consists of two lakes, separated by a narrow stretch of land. Tropical evergreen forests cover its surroundings. Rengdil: A manmade lake, Rengdil lies about 150 km toward northwest of Aizawl city and about 8 km from Zamuang village. Rihdil: Situated at the Indo-Burma border in Champhai district, Rihdil is the biggest and important lake of Mizoram.

1 and Fig. 1). 55 %). 90 %). As a whole, population growth was consistently high in all the censuses. In terms of population distribution, it is very sparse in the whole state, mostly concentrating on the hill tops. Few settlements lie in the valley fills and flood plains. Overall density of population is 52 persons/km2. P. Sati and L. 80 Fig. 1 Graphic representation of population growth in Mizoram it is 975 females per 1000 males. 03 %. Literacy rate stands for 92 %, the second highest state in India.

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