Lawngtlai district is a districts of Mizoram state in India.Lawngtlai town is the administrative headquarters of the district.
Geography of Lawngtlai
Lawngtlai district is bounded on the West side by Bangladesh , on the East side by Saiha District, on the South side by Myanmar and on the North side by Lunglei District. The districts shares its boundaries with Lunglei and Saiha districts in the north and south respectively.
Latitude of Lawngtlai city : 21.58 deg – 22.60 deg North
Longitude of Lawngtlai city : 92.30 deg - 93 deg East
About Lawngtlai District
Lawngtlai District is one of the administrative Districts in Mizoram. The District was created on the 11th November, 1998. It is located in the southern most part of Mizoram
Culture of Lawngtlai District
Main communities in Lawngtlai District are the Lais, Pang Chakmas and Bawm etc. there are famous cultural heritage among such tribes. Chawnglaizawnh, Sarlamkai, Pawhlohtlawh are the main cultural dances.
Rural Development Blocks in Lawngtlai District
In Lawngtlai there are 4 Rural Development Blocks
Autonomous District Council in Lawngtlai District
In Lawngtlai there are 2 Autonomous District Council
Lai Autonomous District Council (LADC)
Chakma Autonomous District Council (CADC)
Cities and Towns in Lawngtlai District
Education in Lawngtlai District
There is one college - Lawngtlai Gov't College, under Mizoram University and a number of public and private schools.
Economy of Lawngtlai District
Main Occupation of Lawngtlai district is dependent on agriculture. Main method of agriculture is jhuming/shifting cultivation, thus most of the people are cultivator.The physical feature is mainly hilly except with long narrow strip of low lying area along the western side of Chamdur Valley.