Hmar Martyrs’ Memorial Stone, Phuoibuong, Mizoram
This memorial stone in Phuoibuong, Mizoram, was erected by the erstwhile Hmar Peoples Convention rebels after signing a peace accord with Mizoram government in 1994. The memorial has a list of all those who laid down their lives for the cause they believed in. It still stands today as a mark of respect for their sacrifices in order to bring development, equality and prosperity in north eastern region of the state.
Every year May 16 is observed as Hmar Martyrs’ Day not just in Mizoram, but in states like Manipur, Meghalaya and Assam.