Beni Chandra Jamatia from Tripura has been one of the 118 listed names. He had been recognized by the government for his contribution in the field of education and literature.
'Voters are being observed to engage youth and people from cross section of this democracy more and more in the elections. And, the Indian constitution offers that liberty to each and every citizen of this republic to elect their leader' The Governor said.
A day before the 71st Republic Day of India, the Border Security Force (BSF) Friday exchanged sweets with the counterpart Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB) here at the bordering areas of the state.
The state administration has started the process of verifying the details of Bru refugees who are going to be settled in Tripura permanently as per the quadripartite agreement signed recently in the national capital.
Additional CEO to GeM initiative, Paritosh Singhal said that due to increasing participation of government agencies this initiative was getting expanded all over and hoped that it would fetch better results in the future.
Veteran Journalist Pardeep Datta Chowdhury left for heavenly adobe this afternoon at the age of 69. He suffering from asthma and had been under doctors’ observation in the hospital. He survived by his wife and a daughter.
'We want the respective governments to focus on the real issues---unemployment, price rise, corruption and poverty' he said in the sidelines of any organized by the state unit of Youth Congress in Agartala city.
Media reports quoting Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer Ashish Kundra said that the names of these Reang tribals would be deleted as per the Representation of the People's Act of 1951.
In an apparent bid to counter the pan-India NRC (National Registrar of Citizenship) and NPR (National Population Register) pressed by the government, the Youth Congress has launched a pan-India unemployment register.
A team of the land port authority of India under the leadership of Chairman Aditya Mishra visited Sabroom today. MLA Sankar Roy has also joined the delegation.
Of late, the situation has become increasingly volatile as the Nagarik Suraksha Mancha, a citizens’ forum resenting the permanent settlement of the Mizoram Brus in Tripura, has launched a massive ‘protest’ against the last week’s agreement.
Debasree Gupta of Tripura bagged Cultural Talent Search Scholarship Award 2019. Debasree, a 7th standard student of Holy Cross School Agartala won the scholarship to get trained in Rabindra Sangeet.
The agitated officials also locked up some of the higher officials late on Tuesday night triggering tension. The classes had been called off from yesterday as none of the staffs shown interest work until their demands are met.
The Minister wrote, the families under priority household have an annual income up to Rs 11,000 will be eligible to get a house without any premium. On the other hand, the rest have to pay a premium in accordance with the laws enacted in this regard.
A colouful rally was brought out to depict mainly Subhash Chandra Bose's ideology and his involvement with the freedom struggle, the cosmopolitan society of India and the prevailing evils which are a curse to mankind.
Meantime, the former Chief Minister of Assam also an advocate Tarun Gogoi coming out the apex court hoped that the SC's order over delinking CAA from Assam shall go in their favour.
The session court on Wednesday rejected the bail petition of the former minister Badal Chowdhury over the alleged economic scandal of PWD department of the then Left front government.
Ratan Lal Nath said the opposition leader is now politicizing the single custodial death reported recently. He said, 'Manik Sarkar is making a drama on this custodial death by calling a press conference.'
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb also the former BJP state president in Tripura Tuesday targeted the opposition political parties and said that 23 months of the BJP-IPFT government has succeeded in giving 99 percent democracy to the oppositions.
Tripura police has on today disposed Brown Sugar worth Rs 20 lakh at Bodhjungnagar of Agartala. Altogether 470 gram of Brown Sugar has been destroyed by the police after obtaining disposal order from Court.
Speaking at the programme at Agartala, Governor said, 184 monarchs of the Manikya dynasty ruled the state for a long period till it joined the Union of India. And, now the state is progressing through a strong democratic movement.
Notably, the party has launched a massive protest in the Kanchanpur area against the Bru settlement pact. Debnath warned the government of massive protest henceforth unless their demands are met.
'See I am not an elected representative. What I can do is to raise a voice. I personally met Home Minister Amit Shah three times regarding the issue. Finally it got settled and I am very much happy' Pradyot told us over phone.
The Tripura government will take action against the hundreds of rubber growers who illegally cultivated natural rubber on more than 21,019 acres of government land, a minister announced in the state assembly on Monday.