At a Glance
Mamit District was created by way of bifurcation of the erstwhile Aizawl
District in 1998 .The Temperature ranges from 9C to 24C and from 24C to 36C
during winter and summer respectively.The district experiences Monsoon
during summer receiving abundant rainfall and is neither too hot nor too
cold throughout the year.
All Rivers flow in South-North direction, except Khawthlangtuipui.
The Mountains also streched in the same manner. The five main big rivers
are Tlawng, Tut,Teirei, Langkaih and Khawthlangtuipui.
Women Play major role in the society as well as in the family.The
population comprises Mizo,Reang(Bru),Chakma and other backward
classes.Mamit district was selected for Multi-Sectoral Development Plan
for Minority concentrated districts.
The district is bounded on the north by Hailakandi district of Assam
state, on the west by North Tripura district of Tripurastate and
Bangladesh, on the south by Lunglei district and on the east by Kolasib
and Aizawl districts. The district occupies an area of 3025.75 km sq..It
is 4th largest district in Mizoram and 395th largest in India in terms
of total area. Mamit town is the administrative headquarters of the
district.headquarters of the district.