Mizoram Agriculture Minister C Lalrinsanga said that traders monopolise the prices of vegetables according to their wishes.
The border dispute between Mizoram and Assam flared up on October 9 after a farm hut and plantations were damaged on the disputed land near Thinghlun village in west Mizoram’s Mamit district.
Forty vehicles, including 28 heavy trucks carrying essential commodities, have entered Mizoram from Assam till Tuesday evening.
The first blast occurred in a school in the Assam-Mizoram border. Both sides of the border blamed each other for the latest blast.
“We demand that the blockade has to be lifted first,” an MZP leader said.
The home minister said the Mizoram government can withdraw its forces only when normalcy returns.
The COVID-19 tally in Mizoram reached 2,607 on Wednesday.
The Hmar Students’ Association (HSA) on Thursday urged the Centre to immediately set up a Supreme Court-monitored Boundary Commission to address the border dispute
"COVID-19 No Tolerance Fortnight" to begin from October 26 in Mizoram.
The ban order of the Mizoram government follows the notification of Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry, which directed states to ban these substances.
The MP said raising a Mizo regiment or Mizoram Rifles will be in the interest of national security as Mizoram is located in the international boundary.
The Union government has been urged to waive loan liabilities to Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO) to the tune of Rs 39.29 crore.
The Mizoram Home department said it had requested the Survey of India to facilitate a joint spot verification involving both the Mizoram and Tripura governments to resolve the dispute.
MPC president Lalhmangaiha Sailo was unanimously named PCP president while PRISM president Vanlalruat was named senior vice president in a special portfolio arrangement.
Mizoram Rural Development Minister Lalruatkima said the state received Rs 27907.90 lakh under the scheme during April to September.
Mizoram remains one of the least COVID-19 affected states in the country.
A total of 32 people from Chite Veng are being treated at a makeshift centre in a church as well as in hospitals, sources said.
Mizoram's COVID-19 tally reached 1,692 cases on Tuesday.
The latest earthquake occurred on Sunday morning in Mizoram.
With the fast increasing number of COVID-19 patients in Mizoram, there has been a great concern with regard to the availability of facilities to address the issue.