The Bru body has warned the state government to take immediate steps for distribution of ration, failing which the displaced Brus would blockade the road and loot nearest government relief godown under the banner of MBDPF.
In his address at a press conference in the state capital this afternoon, Tripura Left Front convener Bijan Dhar said the state's ruling BJP-IPFT government has reduced budget outlay for the ADC from 582.47 crores to Rs. 117.43 crore in the 2018-19 financial year.
A notice was issued from the office of General Administration (Administrative Reforms) on Friday evening asking concerned departments to take “suitable action” against employees who failed to report to duty.
“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.
"This election is not being fought by BJP. The youth are fighting this election to ensure they have jobs. The state employees are fighting it so that they can get the 7th Pay Commission," PM Narendra Modi said in Tripura.