Aizawl district is one of the district of Mizoram state in India. The headquarters of the district is Aizawl city.
Geography of Aizawl
Geographical area of Aizawl district is 21,087 sq. kms.Aizawl istrict is bounded on the north side by Kolasib district, on the south side by Serchhip districts , on the west side by Mamit district and on the east side by Champhai district.
Latitude of Aizawl city : 23.73° N
Longitude of Aizawl city : 92.72° E
About Aizawl District
Aizawl is the largest city as well as the capital of the state of Mizoram in India. The district named after the headquarter of the district, Aizawl city. In Mizo language, ai also known as aidu refers to a herb (one of the turmeric speci) and zawl means plain or field.
Aizawl is also the center of all important government offices, state assembly house and civil secretariat.
Culture of Aizawl District
Cheraw, Khuallam, Chheih Lam dance is famous in Aizawl District.
R.D Blocks in Aizawl District
In Aizawl there are 5 R.D. Block
Cities and Towns in Aizawl District
Transport in Aizawl District
Nearest airport is Lengpui Airport
Nearest railhead is Silchar (Assam) about 184 km away from Aizawl.
Aizawl is connected by road with Silchar through National Highway 54, with Agartala through National Highway 40 & with Imphal through National Highway 150.
Tourist Place in Aizawl District
Bung Picnic Spot
Museum at Macdonald’s Hill
Mini Zoological Garden
Colleges in Aizawl District
MFM School of Nursing (ANM)
Mizoram College of Nursing
Mizoram Law College
Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing
Apollo School of Nursing
Liandig Puia Law College
Hospitals in Aizawl District
Civil Hospital, Aizawl
Economy of Aizawl District
Economy of Aizawl district is basically sustained by Government services as it is Capital of Mizoram. Here Major Banks are also located within Aizawl.Aizawl District is famous for its rich aborigine cultural variety and handicrafts.