In Mizoram, there have been 5 Chief Ministers till date who have owned the government of state. The CM of state is elected by Governor and the ministers of the elected CM rule the government. Ch. Chhunga is the first CM of state which was elected on 3rd May, 1972. Till 10th May, 1977 he was in hold of position. The present CM of state is Lalthanhawla who has been elected as CM from 2008. Till Now, he is the ruling person of Mizoram. The full list with tenure of CMs are listed in the table below.
|Serial Number||Name of Chief Ministers||From||To|
|1||Ch. Chhunga||May 3, 1972||May 10, 1977|
|–||President’s rule||May 11, 1977||Jun 1, 1978|
|2||Thenphunga Sailo||Jun 2, 1978||Nov 10, 1978|
|–||President’s rule||Nov 10, 1978||May 8, 1979|
|–||Thenphunga Sailo||May 8, 1979||May 4, 1984|
|3||Lalthanhawla||May 5, 1984||Aug 20, 1986|
|4||Laldenga||Aug 21, 1986||Sep 7, 1988|
|–||President’s rule||Sep 7, 1988||Jan 24, 1989|
|Lalthanhawla||Jan 24, 1989||Dec 3, 1998|
|5||Zoramthanga||Dec 3, 1998||Dec 11, 2008|
|–||Lalthanhawla||Dec 11, 2008||Dec 11, 2013|
|–||Lalthanhawla||Dec 11, 2013||Present|
From GK perspective, it is important to know the current affairs because it is part of various competitive exams also. In Various schools the students have exam of general knowledge so that more knowledge is promoted to students.