Tripura food and civil supply minister Bhanulal Saha said the state’s stock of food grains was fast dwindling because a large number of trucks transporting those items have remained stuck in Karimganj district in Assam.
"But had it not been for our continuous effort, and that too despite the BJP already taking Pul’s team in its grip, we would not have been able to re-establish Congress rule in the state,” said Nabam Tuki.
Expressing concern over slow progress of the centrally-funded Border Areas Development Programme in the state, Khandu said he would soon convene a meeting of the concerned officials and all MLAs representing constituencies that have international borders.
Armed with the Supreme Court’s orders restoring status quo ante as it prevailed on December 15, 2015, former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Nabam Tuki on Wednesday evening “resumed” his duty as chief minister of the state at the Arunachal Bhavan in New Delhi.
The Guwahati declaration, which will be the cornerstone of NEDA’s electoral outings, will resolve to give the Northeast its due in view of its strategic importance in the NDA’s Act East policy and firm up the poll platform for the anti-Congress alliance.