Former Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Mr. C Silvera has passed away due to massive stroke in Tuikhuahtlang, Aizawl district of Mizoram. He was 81 year old. He is survived by his wife Lallawmzuali and three sons.
He was born in 1935 and done MBBS from Christian Medical College in Vellore. He has also worked as medical officer under the Baptist Church of Mizoram before joining politics.
He was elected to Rajya Sabha in 1985 and to ninth, tenth and eleventh Lok Sabha. Than later on He was inducted as Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare in 1994 and afterwards was allotted industry portfolio.
He was the longest serving member of Parliament from the Mizoram (Lok Sabha constituency). He was the first and so far the only Mizoram to be in the union council of ministers.
So lets discuss some questions related to this post :
1. Name the Leader who has passed away recently in Mizoram ?
2. Mr. C Silvera was the Union Minister for what ?