Death toll rises to 2 in Tripura firing incident
43-year-old Srikanta Das, a carpenter who was among the protestors, was killed and at least 23 others were injured when police opened fire at picketers, who had blocked the Assam-Agartala National Highway at Panisagar in North Tripura district on Saturday.
One dead, several injured as police fire at protesters in Tripura
Police had to fire on agitating mob following protestors going berserk duri...
Dissatisfied with leadership in Tripura a group of BJP leaders in New Delhi
A senior BJP leader who do not want to named told ET, " Around se...
Group of BJP leaders from Tripura holds discussion with party president J. P. Nadda
BJP MLA Ram Prasad Paul told ET, “We were around 25 leaders however owing COVID-19 protocol only four of us met party president. We discussed organisational issues. We had an hour-long discussion on Tuesday.”
Mizoran requests Survey of India to facilitate joint verification of inter-state boundary with Tripura
Mizoram Home Secretary Lalbiaksangi, in a letter to his Tripura counterpart Barun Kumar Sahu, said that Survey of India has been requested to facilitate the joint spot verification with the Government of Tripura and Mizoram to resolve the inter-state boundary issue at the earliest.
Tripura comes up with Bamboo cookies to give a boost to indigenous products
Production of bamboo cookies and Honey bottle will generate livelihood opportunities for many & fulfill the goal of 'aatmanirbhar Bharat', CM Biplab Kumar Deb tweeted.
BJP will remain in power for 30-years if people hang pictures of Swami Vivekananda: Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb
Biplab Kumar Deb addressing the members of the BJP Mahila Morcha, the women wing of the party, here called upon the activists to spread the message of Swami Vivekananda and distribute his pictures to inspire the people of the state.
GAIL in talks with IL&FS, US Fund for stake in ONGC Tripura Power
The deal could resolve debt worth Rs 4,000 crore on the books of ONGC Tripura. Since it is 26% owned by IL&FS, the sale would have a positive impact on debt owed by IL&FS as well.
Militants trying to reorganise in Tripura: Former Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar
Manik Sarkar claimed that the insurgency could be crushed in the state due to the policies and programmes of the previous Left Front govt. In our time, the All Tripura Tiger Force (ATTF) simply ceased to exist and their total arms and ammunition were taken away either by Bangladesh security forces or other militant groups who were hiding Bangladesh," he said.
Nitin Gadkari to lay foundation stone of Rs 2,752-cr highway projects in Tripura on Tuesday
The projects, on completion, will provide faster and hassle-free inter-state and international connectivity to Bangladesh, and will be a major stride towards strengthening the tourism sector of the state, the statement said.
Tripura seeks SC permission to appoint 10,000 terminated teachers as peons
The Tripura government in 2010 and 2014 recruited 1,035 PGTs, 4,666 TGTs and 4,612 UGTs through oral interview under the Revised Employment Policy, 2003. The high court on May 7, 2014, set aside the 2003 policy and quashed the appointment of all teachers. The SC on March 29, 2017, upheld the HC order, directed framing of a new policy and fresh recruitment by December 31, 2017.
COVID-19: Tripura government announces three-day lockdown from July 27 to July 30
The order added that the inter-district and inter-state transport services shall remain suspended. All public transport services shall remain suspended except those required for emergency services and transporting passengers from and to Rail Station and Airport.
Tripura announces a week of complete lockdown along its borders with Bangladesh
Manoj Kumar, chief secretary and chairman of the State Executive Committee stated that the district administration will demarcate the areas of lockdown, and put markers for easy identification of the areas. Movement of individuals will remain prohibited, except for emergency requirements.
16 people tested positive in Tripura
Chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb tweeted, "16 persons found #COVID19 POSITIVE in Tripura from 86th-Bn #BSF (Official:1, Female:6, Children: 9).We are conducting max number of tests. 75 Samples from 3rd-Bn BSF tested but all reports are NEGATIVE."
Police in Tripura lodge FIR against BJP MLA Sudip Roy Barman for violating Covid protocol
Following his visit to a COVID care Centre on Sunday, the deputy commissioner of West Tripura district has asked Barman to go for a 14 day quarantine.