As per official records of the Tripura Tea Development Corporation (TTDC), the tea industry in the state needs 9,000 metric tones of coal per year for drying all the plucked leaves.
Novel Coronavirus, renamed by the World Health Organization (WHO) as COVID-19, originated from the Wuhan province of China and has spread to several countries now, killing about 2,000.
Speaking to indianexpress.com, CPI (M) state leader and former Deputy Speaker Pabitra Kar today said his party has been carrying out a door-to-door campaign, appealing people to reject CAA, NPR and NRC.
A BSF Public Relations Officer (PRO) informed that the trio came from across the border in Bangladesh, where they were active under as a new group of the outlawed outfit.
A special team of Tripura Police was sent to Uttar Pradesh to track the absconding accused ex-bureaucrat, officials said.
Tripura has 58 operational tea gardens, among which 42 are individually owned, three are run by the Tripura Tea Development Corporation and 13 are operated under cooperative societies. Around 3,000 small tea growers also run their tea gardens with government support.
State Congress president Pijush Kanti Biswas appealed the tribals to unite against BJP's alleged divisive politics and vote for Congress in the Tripura ADC elections scheduled in May this year.
A team of nearly 11 thousand people will be deployed to work on NPR mechanism in the state, part of which is already functional. The data will be collected in Tripura from May 16 to June 29, 2020.
According to the FIR lodged by the victim's brother, the convicts had followed the girl on her way to school, raped and killed her, and buried her body.
In his letter which was made available to indianexpress.com, Choudhury highlighted certain issues including a recent unnatural death of an under-trial accused Sanjit Sarkar who was found hanging inside the jail and sought a probe into that.
The RRII 429 will grow faster and produce a high yield despite harsh climatic conditions.
The nine, Hindus from different parts of Bangladesh, include three men, three women and three minors.
The snakes were publicly decapitated, skinned, and cut into pieces.
Reacting to certain statements made by Mancha leaders, Debbarma had metaphorically referred himself as ‘sher’ or lion and said he wouldn’t respond to a bunch of monkeys.
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb said the festival will help create awareness towards the Hornbill birds among the local community.
The rally was organised on basis of 18-point issues which included demand to withdraw the CAA, to yield more power to Tripura ADC and inclusion of the state’s lingua franca Kokborok in 8th Schedule of the Constitution.
A statement issued by the Chief Minister's Office said Deb also discussed water and irrigation management, food processing, agriculture and ground water management as well as cultural and tourism promotions.
Gana Mukti Parishad, the tribal wing of CPI (M), has announced a statewide protest against CAA.
Border Haats are a unique mode of duty-free trading space between the two countries where local products are sold to people living within a radius of 5 Km of the Haat.
The agitators raised 'Desh Bachao', 'Sangbidhan Bachao' slogans and alleged that the 'true spirit' of the Constitution is being suppressed at Tripura University, Jamia Millia Islamia University, Gujarat Central University and everywhere else.