Right to Information and Obligations of Public Authorities Under Section 4(1)(b),

Chapter-II of the Right to Information Act, 2005.


(viii)  The particulars of any arrangement that exist for consultation with, or representation of the public in relation to the formulation of its policy or implementation thereof :    

The District Administration does not formulate any policy matter on its own, rather it simply follows the policies formulated by the State Govít. / Ministry practically. However, consultation with representativeof political parties, NGO members and prominent citizens have been held by convening meetings which gives them opportunity to express their opinions and suggestions. In addition to this, Champhai District Information and Grievances Redressal System was created by the Deputy Commissioner for not only redressing the grievances of the public in the District but also for ensuring better participation and enhancement of knowledge of the public with regards to the working of all the Departments within the District.

 (ix)     A statement of the boards, councils, committees and other bodies consistingof two or more persons constituted as its part or for the purpose of its advice, and as to whether meetings of those boards, councils, committees and other bodies are open to the public, for the minutes of such meeting are accessible for public :- 

  As many as 60 Committees or bodies under the Chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner with the approval or nomination of the Government have been constituted. Besides, a number of other District Level Committees having local interest  oriented Committees have been formed with the objective of catering to public interest.

The District Level Committee  constituted  under the Chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner are :-

1)         District Rural Development Agency.

2)         District Leprosy Control Society.

3)         District Vector Borne Diseases Control Society.

4)         District Cancer Society.

5)         District Level Environment Monitoring Cell.

6)         District Blindness Control Society.

7)         Indian Red-Cross Society of Mizoram, Champhai District Branch.

8)         District Disability Rehabilitation Centre-Champhai District.

9)         District Level  Agriculture Mass Media Committee.

10)     District Level  Vigilance Committee on Identification, relief & Rehabilitation on Bonded Labourer.

11)     District Level Committee on Women and Empowerment.

12)     District Level Co-Ordination Committee on Forestry.

13)     District Level Committee on National Maternity Benefit Scheme.

14)     District  Co-Ordination Committee on Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome.

15)     District HIV/AIDS Committee.

16)     District/Block Vigilance & Monitoring.

17)     District Eco-Club Committee.

18)     District Level Co-Ordination on Green Mizoram.

19)     District Level Committee on Cleanliness Week.

20)     District Level Steering Committee Ė CHARCA.

21)     District  Co-Ordination Committee on Promotion of Nutrition Knowledge.

22)     District Level Committee on Persons with Disability.

23)     Committee on Disposal of Damaged Foodstuffs.

24)     District Level Committee for Observance of National Safety Day.

25)     District  Co-Ordination Committee.

26)     District Level Public Utilities Co-Ordination Committee.

27)     District Rogi Kalyan Samiti.

28)     District Level Co-Ordination Committee on ICDS/Project Mangalam.

29)     District Project Committee on Mizoram Intodelhna Project (MIP).

30)     District Advisory Committee for Renewable Energy.

31)     District TB Control Society.

32)     Sarva Siksha Abhyan (SSA).

33)     District Level Integrated Diseases Surveylance Committee.

34)     District Level Committee on NFTW.

35)     Board of Jail Visitors/Jail Board of Visitors.

36)     Grievance Redressed Cell.

37)     Consumer Deputies Redressal Forum (District Forum).

38)     District Level Services Authority.

39)     District Level Selection Committee of National Youth Award.

40)     District Level Committee for Prevention of Sexual Harassment.

41)     District Prohibition Committee.

42)     Crime Review Meeting.

43)     District Level Security Meeting.

44)     District Disaster Management Committee.

45)     District Level Committee on Fire Prevention.

46)      District Level Committee on Distribution of Galvanised Corrugates Sheets.

47)     Site Allotment Advisory Board (SAAB).

48)     District Level Anti-Adulteration Cell.

49)     District Level Standing Committee on MP Election.

50)     District Level Consultative Committee.

51)     Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan(RMSA).

52)     District Level NLUP Implement Committee.

53)     District Level NLUP Monitoring Committee.  

                The other District Level Committees constituted under the Chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner as a result of local demand for the welfare of the public or group of persons or associations are :-

1.District Park Committee.

2.District Sports Committee.

3.Local Level Committee on Trust.

4.Management Committee on Champhai New Market (CHANEM).

5.Road Safety Week Committee.

6.Celebration Committee for Observance of National Important Days.

7.Chapchar Kut Celebration Committee.


Population (2011 Census)


* The details of "East Lungdar and Biate", Champhai District which fall under Serchhip PCO also included.


Range of Temp in Summer

15-35 C

Range of Temp in Winter

10-25 C

Principal Languages

Mizo and English

Literacy rate


Vehicle Registration Code


Time zone

IST (UTC+5:30)

Area in 000' sq. km

21,087 sq. kms

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