A housewife identified as Sumitra Ghosh has been arrested for, reportedly selling and storing drugs in her residence located at Durjaynagar, said police today.
As the nation is preparing to observe the De-worming day on February 17, the state of Tripura has set a target to administer Albendazole (de-worming) tablets to over 12 lakhs children aged 1-19 in all the government and non-government aided school.
Sarma on Wednesday said the state-run madarsas and Sanskrit tols would be wound up within the next three to four months and the teachers would get their salaries sitting at home till they reach the age of retirement.
'Rs. 137 crore 65 lakhs under the PM Kisan Sanman Nidhi has been credited to the bank accounts of a total of 1,92,882 farmers in Tripura in the last couple of months in Tripura,' said Bhowmik.
The organization placed a 3 point chartered of demands that includes: police escorts for the rubber laden trucks from Jirania to Churaibari, arrest of the drivers in order to find out the real culprits and speedy release of the materials seized by the police.
The state government would provide arrear and other allowances to the employees after receiving funds from Fifteenth Finance Commission, said Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb.
The workshop which was focused on paddy and maize, had been organized at Rabindra Shatabrshiki Bhavan Agartala in presence of MP Pratima Bhowmik and Tripura agriculture minister Pranajit Singha Roy.
After officially unveiling two replicas of Neermahal and Tripura Sundari temple at MBB Airport, Roy said that the state government was leaving no stone unturned to develop the tourism sector as a profit-making industry for the state.
Special Public Prosecutor Paltu Das said special district court in Udaipur (southern Tripura) judge A.K. Nath sentenced Kastarai Tripura (33) and Bhanjoy Tripura (35) to death by hanging.
Mentioning that India has adopted 'zero tolerance' policy for narcotics substances, the Home Minister appealed to all BIMSTEC member countries for their united efforts to deal issues like drug trafficking.
With two Indians confirmed to have been infected with the deadly coronavirus aboard the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship off the coast of Yokohama in Japan, the Centre on Thursday has assured all assistance.
The commission also said that it has begun counting the number of "clinically diagnosed" people in the province, which allows them to receive the same treatment as those who have tested positive for the illness.
The plea claimed the directions given by the apex court in its September 2018 verdict, which specified guidelines to disclosure of criminal antecedents by candidates, is not being followed in letter and spirit.
A senior railway ministry official said that the incident happened around 9.10 a.m. when the portion of the side ramp of foot overbridge at platfrom number 2 and 3 of Bhopal railway station collapsed.
Chawla, a British national as per Delhi Police charge sheet, absconding hitherto in the match fixing case, was linked with several international cricketers, including Indian players, sources in the crime branch of the Delhi Police revealed.
According to ADR, 45 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislators of the 62, and seven of the eight Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs had declared more than Rs 1 crore assets while filing their nomination papers.
The trade link between Chittagong port and Agartala Integrated Check-post will be experimented for the first time within a month or two, assured Chairman of Kolkata port trust Bineet Kumar.
The present government is giving maximum emphasis towards education and to impart quality education 21 new projects were introduced in this sector in just 23 months said Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb.
To encourage and further develop the traditional life and culture of the 19 tribes in the state, the BJP lead coalition government in Tripura has planned to set up a cultural hub in the North East region of the country.
Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader and former Tripura Finance and Health Minister Badal Choudhury on Wednesday demanded an increase in the wages of convicted prisoners in the state.
Just ahead of the FATF review, founder and patron of the banned terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba, Hafiz Saeed, was convicted in terror funding cases and sent to jail for five-and-a-half years by a Pakistani court on Wednesday.
The deadly novel coronavirus has now got its official name. From now on, the virus will be known as 'COVID-19'. The statement was released on Tuesday by the World Health Organisation.
'For the GATE examination, first time the candidates were given the choice of choosing examination centre in Srinagar. Total 5,102 candidates preferred Srinagar as examination city for GATE 2020,' IIT-D said in the statement.
A day after the poll process in Delhi concluded, the prices of the LPG cylinders were hiked by a steep Rs 144.50 per cylinder on Wednesday taking the price to Rs 858.50 per cylinder.