I. Brief History of the Unit:
Lawngtlai District was bifurcated from Saiha District and it came into existence on 11th November 1998. It is situated at longitude 92.30Ëš – 93Ëš East and Latitude 21.58Ëš – 22.60Ëš north. There are two MLA constituencies namely Lawngtlai East and Lawngtlai West. There are two Autonomous District Councils in Lawngtlai District; they are LADC (Lai Autonomous District Council) and CADC (Chakma Autonomous District Council). The District is bounded on North by Lunglei District, on the West by Bangladesh and on the South by Myanmar and on the East by Saiha District and again Myanmar at Bualpui NG and Sangau. Lawngtlai town is the administrative Headquarter of the District.
II. Police Establishment:
As the District came into existence on 11th November 1998, SP office start functioning in the SDPO Office with Staff pulled together from other Districts. Till October 2009, there was no proper SP Office; private buildings were hired for office. Presently, after assuming the charge of SP Lawngtlai, the office was shifted to New Building at Lawngtlai – I. On 10th October 2009, the new building accommodated all the Branches like MT, R.O, Eatablishment, etc. It has separate Conference Room also.
III. List of Police Stations/Outposts:
|1||LAWNGTLAI PS||03835-232245 / 233388|
|5||BUNGTLANG ‘S’ OP||9366577072|
|6||BUALPUI ‘NG’ OP||03835-262101/9862913483|