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Tripura: Manik Sarkar’s vehicle halted while en route to district tour

The former chief minister of Tripura faced opposition from a group of protesters who raised slogans like 'Manik Sarkar Go Back' during his tour to Ambassa in Dhalai district.

Citizenship bill: Former Tripura CM Manik Sarkar says police action on protesters unnecessary

Most people affected by violence at Madhabbari said they sustained losses in lakhs since their shops were gutted during clashes. However, local administration provided a maximum of Rs. 10 thousand as compensation.


Govt should provide rehabilitation of surrendered militants to prevent return to militancy: Arabinda Rajkhowa

“Government has responsibility to rehabilitate them. Otherwise what they will do? They will go back again. To stop them to go back again to the jungle, it is needed to rehabilitate them,” Arabinda Rajkhowa said.

Tripura CPI (M) reconstitutes state committee, lays stress on reviving lost support base

The newly formed state committee has been downsized compared to the previous committee by 5 members. However, 16 new members were inducted in the state committee.

Tripura: Manik Sarkar attacked, held up in party office by alleged BJP workers

Saying that he was not aware of the incident, BJP spokesperson, Ashok Sinha criticised the attack on Manik Sarkar and other opposition leaders calling it “undesirable”.

Former Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar says democracy slaughtered in state

“There is no work in villages and rural people are suffering from severe food crisis. Many of them are crossing the international border into Bangladesh to collect forest products and sell them for a living. The new government has to take a stand on the issue”, Sarkar said.


Biplab Deb calls Manik Sarkar most corrupt chief minister of Tripura

Speaking to reporters after the BJP national executive meeting in New Delhi on Sunday, Deb accused Sarkar of trying to “destroy” the state by not taking any action against rampant drug peddling during his tenure.

Tripura: Facebook user calls Manik Sarkar 'thief', police registers complaint

Tripura CPI(M) state committee said Manik Sarkar had joined an initiative to collect funds in Agartala for the victims of the Kerala flood. However, his photographs were edited and uploaded with "clear intention of character assassination". 

No lynching in Tripura in 25 years of Left government, says Manik Sarkar

Former Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar said BJP failed to fulfill the promises it made in the run-up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls and was 'trying to divide society on the basis of class and creed'.

Stupid remarks caused Tripura lynching: Former CM Manik Sarkar

A vendor from Uttar Pradesh, a musical instrument teacher, a vagabond woman and a mentally challenged woman were lynched and at least 20 people including railway officials, workers and women were assaulted by mobs in different incidents in Tripura on Wednesday and Thursday.

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Tripura elections: CPM seeks to defend its red bastion from BJP

Tripura elections: The election official said that 76 per cent voter turnout was recorded till 6 pm but the percentage is likely to increase as several people are still in the queue to cast their vote.