Chief Minister Profile

1 Name LAL THANHAWLA
2 Date & Place of birth 19.5.1942, Presbyterian Hospital, Durtlang
3 Father's Name Hmartawnphunga Sailo (L)
4 Present Address Chief Minister Bangalow, McDonald Hil, Zarkawt, Aizawl
5 Permanent Address A-14, Zarkawt, Aizawl, Mizoram
6 Educational Qualification B.A.
7 Marital status Married

Name of spouse Lal Riliani
Number of children A son and two daughters
8 Political Party Affiliation Indian National Congress (INC)
9 Hobby Gardening, Reading, Listening to Music
10   Special Interest Games & Sports
11 Social Activities/Experiences

  1. Founder President of the following Associations
    1. Mizoram Journalist Association
    2. Mizoram Football Association
    3. Mizoram Hockey Association
    4. Mizoram Olympic Association
  2. Chairman, North East Olympic Association & Ex-officio Vice- President Indian Olympic Association.
  3. Involved in Church activities, Young Mizo Association (YMA), Student's Movement etc.
  4. Life member, YMA.
  5. Was Chairman, Literacy Committee, National Development Council.
  6. Was Vice President, Prohibition Council of India.
  7. Member, 9th Finance Commission.
  8. Member, Congress Working Committee and President, Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee since 1973.
  9. Life Member, Evangelical Fellowship of India and Bible Society of India.

12 Favorite pastime & Recreation Reading and listening music
13 Countries visited U.S.A (including Hawaii ), Canada
U.A.E and its neighbouring Arab countries,
Malaysia, China, Thailand, Singapore, Japan, Hong Kong, Bangladesh, Myanmar
14 Dates of Election and Period For which elected to the State Assembly 1978, 1979, 1984, 1987, 1989, 1993, 2003, 2008, 15.12.2013 for 5 years.