BJP spokesperson Mrinal Kanti Deb said, "Both the CPI(M) and its mouthpiece have cheated the people. We shall wait for the final verdict."
The boy has suffered injuries to his chin and hands and his condition is stable now, a top police officer and a district education department official in Agartala said.
The state government has also come to the rescue of Biplab Deb, whose suggestions on duck rearing on Monday drew criticism from different quarters over his scientific knowledge
The Tripura chief minister also said he wants every family to rear ducks and that the government plans to distribute 50,000 ducklings to villagers who lived near water bodies.
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".
The memorandum issued by a Principal Secretary noted that some officials read and send messages on their mobile phones during meetings, which is a mark of “disrespect”.
Referring to the NRC revision, MP Jitendra Chaudhury said Tripura should take a cue from Assam and that no Indian citizens would oppose the charter if the Central government implements such revision here.
Speaking about the ‘Mahayajna’ Sunday, Biplab Deb said that holy pyres help battle pollution. “Mahayajna helps to combat pollution in public life. The pyre was organised to make the principles of Vajpayee reach among the masses”, the CM added.
The advent of such Rakhis in Tripura is rather new. Buyers and sellers feel it might be influenced by the change of guard in the state government.
The Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura (INPT), a regional party of Tripura today demanded revision of National Register of Citizens (NRC) here saying indigenous people face identity crisis since they were outnumbered due to illegal immigration.
MBDPCC president L Laldingliana said they would return only when the Centre accepts their demands, which includes an Area Development Council (ADC), cluster villages and one-time cash payment.
The Politburo member, who arrived in Agartala to attend a state committee member along with General Secretary Sitaram Yechury, alleged that while the Kerala government has announced a loss of more than Rs 19,000 crore, however, the Centre has offered only Rs 600 crore.
Tripura Haj Committee Chairman Mohammad Jasimuddin condoled the death of Saiyad and visited his family at their residence.
However, BMS leaders have claimed “outsiders” have occupied trade union offices and tortured BMS supporters on political grounds.
In fact, Tripura came to be infamously known as the cannabis corridor of Northeast for the heavy bulk of the illegal ‘herb’ that went from here to Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi and even in the opposite direction to Bangladesh.
IPFT was raised in 1997 with slogans of self-determination of indigenous communities and demanded a separate state for them. The 10th ‘Tipraland Demand Day’ was observed on Thursday.
Viswa Hindu Parishad (VHP) state secretary Amal Chakraborty said the organization had submitted deputations to officials in all eight districts of Tripura to prevent "indiscriminate" and "public" cow slaughter on Eid.
Tathagata Roy, who was appointed as the governor here in 2015, would be the new Governor of Meghalaya, said a Tripura Raj Bhavan official. He would be replaced by Solanki, who had served as a member of the Rajya Sabha from 2009 till 2014 from Madhya Pradesh.
The meeting passed a condolence resolution to recall Late former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and observed one-minute silence in respect of the departed soul, Nath said.
Biplab Deb also informed that BJP has decided to hold a month-long series of events to commemorate the Late former prime minister.