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Aizawl

(īzoul`) or

Aijal

(ījäl`), city (1991 pop. 155,240), capital of the state of MizoramMizoram
, state (2001 provisional pop. 891,058), c.8,000 sq mi (20,720 sq km), NE India, in the Mizo Hills, bordered on the east and south by Myanmar, on the west by Bangladesh and Tripura, on the northeast by Manipur, and on the north by Assam. The capital is Aizawl.
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, NE India. Situated on a ridge in the Mizo Hills that is 3,500 ft (1,067 m) high, Aizawl is an important trade center for the surrounding area. Indigenous handicrafts are produced. In the 1970s, Aizawl was the site of an attack on the government treasury by members of the Mizo National Front.
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"Seventeen people died on the spot and a 10-year boy died in the hospital," Sailo said by telephone from Aizwal.
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In fact, the girls were a bit under pressure because they felt that they had to match the scoreline of Govt Mizo High School, Aizwal, who had thrashed Air Force School 15- 0," said Jayakumar, coach of the team.
Central Agricultural University (CAU), Selesih, Aizwal hosted the 30th ISVM National Symposium on 'Animal Health vis-a-vis Animal Welfare with Application of Biotechnology with Special Reference to North Eastern Region' from 1st to 3rd Feb.
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Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine (ISVM) in association with Intas Animal Health organised IYSA competitions for the impending scientist during the 30th Annual Convention of ISVM and National Symposium on 'Animal Health vis-a-vis Animal welfare with application of biotechnology with special reference to North-Eastern region' at CVSc., CAU, Aizwal.
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