Ex-BJP Tripura chief resigns over denial of poll ticket

Ex-BJP Tripura chief resigns over denial of poll ticket

Agartala, Feb 3,2018: Former Tripura BJP chief Ronajoy Kumar Deb has resigned from the party after being denied a ticket for the February 18 state polls. Ronajoy Kumar Deb was BJP’s Tripura Pradesh President for five years from 2001. In his letter to state party president Biplab Kumar Deb, he said: “Since the party has decided […]

Jaitley to release BJP’s ‘Vision Document’ for Tripura on Feb 12

Jaitley to release BJP’s ‘Vision Document’ for Tripura on Feb 12

Agartala, Feb 2,2018: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will on February 12 release the Bharatiya Janata Party’s “Vision Document” for Tripura here ahead of the February 18 assembly polls, a party leader announced on Thursday. “As implementation of the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission (CPC) for the Tripura government employees would be one of […]

Tripura family politics: Brothers, father & son file nominations from different parties

Tripura family politics: Brothers, father & son file nominations from different parties

Agartala, February 1, 2018: A father and his son and two brothers have yesterday filed nominations from two well recognised congress families of Tripura in four different constituencies and political identities. While former Chief Minister and senior most politician of the state Samir Ranjan Barman filed his candidature as an ‘independent’ candidate from Bishalgarh assembly […]

BJP victory chariot will retreat from Tripura says Yechury

BJP victory chariot will retreat from Tripura says Yechury

AGARTALA, February 1, 2018: The CPI-M general secretary and Politburo member Sitaram Yechury reiterated that BJP’s victory chariot and the glory of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah will be retreated in Tripura. Yechury addressed two rallies for left front candidates, one each in south Tripura and Khowai district in the last […]

Tripura: Expelled CPM MLA to join BJP

Tripura: Expelled CPM MLA to join BJP

AGARTALA, January 31, 2018: Manoranjan Acharjee, expelled CPM MLA would switch over to BJP on Wednesday ahead of the Assembly polls. Acharjee, ex-MLA of Birganj constituency, was on trial of one sexual assault case for more than one year and recently acquitted of the charge. He was arrested on the charge on January 9 in […]

Tripura: Former MLA of CPI(M) aquitted for alleged molestation charge

Tripura: Former MLA of CPI(M) aquitted for alleged molestation charge

AGARTALA, January 30, 2018: Monoranjan Acharjee, acquittal of expelled CPI(M) MLA from the ‘framed’ molestation charge has left the Red camp in distress ahead of elections in Gomati district of South Tripura. Udaipur special court today acquitted him from molestation charge. He was expelled from the party after a ‘false’ allegation of molesting a minor […]