25 - 05 - 2018

Tripura CM Leaves For Delhi On 1 May

AGARTALA, April 29,2018 (TVN):Chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb is leaving for Delhi  for four days visit on May 1.It learnt from secretariat  sources during his visit to nation’s capital  Deb is schedule to meet  a number of senior cabinet ministers of the central government including the union minister for human resource development Prakash Javadekar.

 The visit of chief minister is important as many pending demands of the state like sanction of funds and protection of jobs of 10,323 retrenched teachers, as promised in BJP’s ‘vision document’ will be discussed with centre for fulfillment. The chief minister  will return to the state on May 4.


UDC suspended a day before retirement

AGARTALA, April 28, 2018 (TVN): The fishery department suspended Lipika Pal, UDC  a day before retirement. Director of Fisheries in an order on 25 April suspended her for attending political party rallies  which is violation of the  Rule V of the  TCS ( conduct) Rules 1988. In the order it was mentioned without prior permission of director she cannot leave the directorate office.It is mentionable here that Lipika Pal is due to retire on 30 April.


School girls to get self-defense training

AGARTALA, April 28, 2018 (TVN): Tripura government decided to teach self defense to girl students in school. Government and parents thinks along with imparting education in schools its necessary girls are taught  art of self defense.  

Sources in education department  said  the self defense training will be started  in all schools  for  class IX students in phase manner.  

In first phase  fifteen days  training  programme  will start in 240 schools. Training will be given by resources person from sports & youth affairs department. All school will be given Rs 9000 for fifteen days self defense training  funded by central government .

Kumar Alok New Principal Secretary To Tripura CM

AGARTALA, April 27,2018 (TVN): Kumar Alok, joint secretary  in  Ministry of Home Affairs will be the new principal secretary to chief minister.  The 1990 batch IAS officer of Tripura cadre will arrive in the state very soon.   He earlier worked in the state before going for central deputation.The present principal secretary to CM is L K Gupta.   

 Kumar Alok is known to be an able administrator and efficient officer.  It is learnt that besides principal secretary to chief minister,Kumar Alok will be given the charge of home department. Yong and smart  officers are joining  chief minister office which includes Dr. Milind Ramteke DM , west Tripura district and Dilip Ray, AIGP.

Very soon Ramteke will be relieved from the post of DM. There is whispering in administration level that present chief secretary will go for central deputation as secretary. The state is likely to have new chief secretary soon. Meanwhile Sanjay Mishra from Delhi has joined as OSD to CM.       

CBI questions BIjita Nath for two hours

AGARTALA, April 26,2018 (TVN): CBI  has questioned former minister and sitting MLA Bijita Nath for Rose Valley chit fund scam.  For the second time  Bijita Nath was questioned by CBI. Badal Choudhury another former minister and sittitng MLA Badal Choudhury will be questioned today.

CBI officials entered MLA hostel  No – 2   here  at 2.20 PM afternoon. They questioned Bijita Nath for town hours. Sources said during questioning  CBI collected new information.

Today ( Thursday) CBI will question Badal Choudhury  at 4 PM afternoon in MLA hostel no – 2. After  question him CBI will decide about future course of action.

As per statement given by former fiancé minister Bhanu Lal Saha  in assembly it was stated about 14 lakh investors was affected and  financial loss was  over  Rs 35000 cores for investing in Rose Valley.

CBI in Kolkata office  started investigating the scam on 2014. For first time Bijita Nath and CPI(M) central committee member Gautam Das was questioned. Its learnt many  not only politicians CBI will question  some government officials also for  involvement with the chit fund scam

7th CPC: Expert committee held meeting with CM

AGARTALA, April 25,2018 (TVN): P P Verma, chairman of expert committee constituted by BJP – IPFT government  for implementing   the 7th CPC for state government employees on Tuesday called on chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb in his office at secretariat.  Finance secretary M Nagaraju was also present in the meeting.  The meeting lasted for half an hour.

Its mentionable here that the present government before election promised of implementing the 7th CPC for state government employees. On the first cabinet meeting the new government announced of constituting an expert committee with P P Verma former chief secretary of Assam as its chairman. The committee was directed to submit report within ninety days. Its learned that the committee is working to submit the report before the schedule time frame.