MzSRLM was launched on 22nd April 2013 by Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri _.

The mission was initiated in two intensive Districts i.e., Serchhip and Kolasib Districts and four blocks under these two Districts ; viz., Bilkhawhtlir RD block, Thingdawl RD Block, Serchhip RD Block and E. Lungdar RD Block were selected for Resource Block. The main objective of Resource Block is to capacitate the SHG members and the community to provide resource to other Community or Blocks. The Mission has expanded to four new intensive Districts Viz. Mamit, Champhai, Lawngtlai and Saiha during FY 2016-17 covering Khawbung and Champhai Block under Champhai District, Tipa Block under Siaha District, Sangau Block under Lawngtlai District, West phaileng and Zawlnuam Block under Mamit District.