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Saitual earlier known as Saihmar Khan was founded by Dorawta Sailo who after conversion wanted to create a Christian settlement in the year 1912, at first about 16families joined them but later more people joined them in 1916, as population increased schools and other facilities were created.
As of 2001[update] India census, Saitual had a population of 10,243. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Saitual has an average literacy rate of 83%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 84%, and female literacy is 82%. In Saitual, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.
There is one college Saitual College, under Mizoram University and a number of public and private schools.
The Major Newspapers in Saitual is the Saitual Post.
- "SAITUAL KHAW CHANCHIN TLANGPUI". Retrieved 17 September 2012.
- "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.
- "Aizawl to Champhai". Mizoram NIC. Retrieved 29 August 2012.
- "The Saitual Post". Retrieved 17 September 2012.
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