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Aizawl, the capital of Mizoram.

Mizoram is one of the states amongst the seven sisters of India. Interestingly, the name is derived from “Mizo", which is the self described name of the native inhabitants, and "Ram", which means land in the Mizo language. Thus, Mizoram means "land of the Mizos".

If you are planning to visit Mizoram then you must plan in the months of November to March because these months are ideal as the weather is pleasant and touring can be fun. Also, the temperature during these months varies from 11°C to 30°C, which is quite pleasant to feel.

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Mizoram’s first medical college is slated to open its doors in August.

The Mizoram Institute of Medical College of Research is located at Falkawn and has all the necessary infrastructures as required by the Medical Council of India (MCI), L. Fimate, the Director of the college, told IANS on Saturday.

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