The ZNP also held a minute of silence to mourn all those who lost their lives during the insurgency years (which includes civilians, officials and insurgents).
The Gauhati HC on Wednesday passed an interim stay order against the new selection criteria.
The peaceful gathering was mostly made up of residents of the Republic Veng locality where the murders took place on the night of January 9.
Church leaders in Mizoram had earlier submitted a memorandum to BJP President Amit Shah when he visited the state in mid-April.
The process of repatriation of displaced Bru tribals from Tripura to Mizoram that began in 2010 is set to be wound up. But like earlier attempts, this phase too has seen little success.
Following the lifting of prohibition, the vineyard growers’ societies of Mizoram, who also own the twin wineries at Champhai and Hnahlan, have suffered a huge hit.
There will be no facilitation centre for returning Bru tribals at Kanhmun (at the inter-state border) because no one appeared for the three-day verification process in Kaskau relief camp between June 2 and 4.
Tens of thousands of Bru tribals fled Mizoram in 1997 following ethnic violence between them and the majority Mizos.
Inspector Tlangthanzuol was accused of having links with the militants by Mizoram Home Minister R Lalzirliana.
The group was detained by the Myanmar government at Tamu near Tahan in Myanmar’s Sagaing Division.
The ACB had filed criminal charges against the 16 engineers at the Aizawl district court on the directions of the Gauhati High Court, which ordered a probe into the alleged scam within six months.
The FIR says the accused prepared revised estimates of Rs 1,470 lakh for the projects after they had been completed.
The ACB conducted a preliminary enquiry and found that 13 government engineers had caused a loss of Rs 1.75 crores to the state exchequer while building the two hydel projects.
The LADC is an autonomous tribal district under the sixth schedule of the Indian Constitution, and is located in Mizoram’s southern periphery bordering Bangladesh and Myanmar.
Mizoram officials will undertake the first verification process in Kaskau relief camp.