1.     Name of the Division: Darlawn Forest Division

 

2.      Brief note:

Area: 1538Sq.Km.(approximately)

 

A.                 Location:

Darlawn Forest Division situated at 24°1'0"North,92°54'0"East of Mizoram. lt is under Aizawl District

Towards the north it start from the point where river Tuirial crosses the inter-state boundary of Mizoram and Assam. The boundary of Mizoram runs along said inter-state boundary towards East till it meets Barak river (Tuiruang).

Towards the East the boundary follows inter-state boundary between Manipur and Mizoram upto a point where said inter-state boundary meets river Tuivai. Hence it runs upstream along river Tuivai till it meets up to a point where Tuivawl river meets river Tuivai.

Towards the South the boundary crosses the source of Tuiriza lui crossing Chhirdem lui till it meets river Tuivawl bridge. Then it follows Sihdarh lui upstream and it runs just above Tualbung village till it meets river Tuirini.

Towards the West the boundary follows river Tuirini downstream upto where it meets river Tuirial, the boundary goes along the river Tuirial downstream upto the inter­state boundary between Mizoram and Assam.


 

B.                 History of the Division:

Darlawn Forest  Division was established in 1981 with LR Mawia, SFS as its first Divisional Forest Officer (DFO). Darlawn Division had 3 ranges in the beginning, namely Darlawn, Ratu, Suangpuilawn. Later 3 more Ranges has been declared under the Division. Currently there are 6 Ranges, Darlawn, Khawruhlian, Phuaibuang, Ratu, Suangpuilawn and Zohmun.

 

C.    Name of ranges:

 

SI.

No.

 

Name of Ranges

Geographical Area(inSq.Km.)

1

Darlawn

301

2

Khawruhlian

280

3

Phuaibuang

199

4

Ratu

126

5

Suangpuilawn

307

6

Zohmun

325

 

Place of Interest:(1) Rungdil