The Zomi Congress for Democracy was set up by ethnic Zomi community in western Myanmar’s Chin State. Its predecessor was the Zomi National Congress, which contested unsuccessfully in the 1990 elections. The party adopted its current name in 2012. It is a member of the United Nationalities Alliance, a grouping of eight ethnic parties.
Tonzang and Tedim townships in Chin State are the strongholds of the party, which says it has about 15,000 members.
Address: No. 203, Room 18, Third Floor, Pansodan Road, Kyauktada Township, Yangon
Phone: 09 421 715 011, 09 730 557 28
Pu Kyint Shinn Htan (chairman)
Gint Kam Lyan (general secretary)
Number of MPs:
State/Region Hluttaws - 0
Amyotha Hluttaw (Upper House) - 0
Pyithu Hluttaw (Lower House) - 0
Number of candidates in 2015 elections: 12
State/ region parliament - 6
Amyotha Hluttaw - 3
Pyithu Hluttaw - 3