Lawngtlai, 17 October: Yesterday on Friday in a press meet CEM of Lai Autonomous District Council Mr. T Zakunga and his entire congress legislature party joined BJP. Thus forming the BJP legislature party in Lai Autonomous District in Mizoram.
All the congress legislative members of LADC left the congress party and joined the BJP party, As a result, the Lai Autonomous District Council has now become a BJP-led council.
The Lai Autonomous District Council was constituted on 29 April 1972 under the Sixth Schedule to the Constitution of India. The Headquarters of LADC is located at Lawngtlai since inception.