Aijal (Aizawl) Subdivision, 1908
This article has been extracted from
THE IMPERIAL GAZETTEER OF INDIA , 1908.
OXFORD, AT THE CLARENDON PRESS.
Note: National, provincial and district boundaries have changed considerably since 1908. Typically, old states, ‘divisions’ and districts have been broken into smaller units, units, and many tahsils upgraded to districts.Many units have since been renamed. Therefore, this article is being posted mainly for its historical value.
Aijal Subdivision, 1908
Subdivision of the Lushai Hills District, Eastern Bengal and Assam, lying between 23° 1' and 24°19'N. and 92° 16' and 93 degree 26' E., with an area of 4,701 square miles. The population in 1901, the first year in which a Census was taken, was 52,936, living in 125 villages. The head-quarters of the District are situated at Aijal.