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Mizoram Assembly Election 2018: Election Trivia

Often it is the small facts that are the most interesting. For this 2018 Assembly elections, we attempt to dig out interesting and little known facts related to the politics and elections in the states. Scroll down to know and don’t forget to share with your friends about your #TIL moment (for the uninitiated, #TIL stands for Today I Learned)

  • Trivia#49
    Lawngtlai East with 73.47% recorded the lowest voter turnout in the 2018 Mizoram state Assembly elections.December 07, 2018, 04:46 PM
  • Trivia#48
    Tuikum with 87.14% recorded the highest voter turnout in the 2018 Mizoram state Assembly elections.December 07, 2018, 04:45 PM
  • Trivia#36
    Tuichawng with 30,584 electors is the largest Assembly constituency in Mizoram.December 07, 2018, 04:42 PM
  • Trivia#33
    Mizoram had the highest average age (55) of winning candidates in the previous state Assembly elections in the five states and Madhya Pradesh had the lowest (50).December 07, 2018, 04:40 PM
  • Trivia#29
    INC's JH Rothuama (74) from Champhai South was the oldest winning candidate in the 2013 Mizoram state Assembly elections.December 07, 2018, 04:39 PM
  • Trivia#18
    The narrowest margin of victory in the 2013 state Assembly elections in Mizoram was in Tuikum in which Lalrinawma of MNF won by a margin of 14 votes.December 07, 2018, 04:36 PM
  • Trivia#13
    The highest margin of victory in the 2013 state Assembly elections in Mizoram was in Tuichawng in which Buddha Dhan Chakma of INC won by a margin of 8726 votes.December 07, 2018, 04:34 PM
  • Trivia#8
    Mizoram can be divided into three regions - North, Aizawl, and South - with North Mizoram and Aizawl having the most seats (14 each) and South Mizoram with the least seats (12), out of the total 40 in the state.December 07, 2018, 04:33 PM
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