25 - 05 - 2018

Govt to open ‘ Krishak Bandhu Centre’

AGARTALA, April 20,2018 (TVN): The tenure of all contractual employees of MGNREGA have been increased for six months. The approved was given in cabinet meeting on Thursday. Previous left  government used to increase the tenure for one year as there is no provision of permanent  employees in MGNREGA.

Meanwhile addressing a press meet in secretariat agriculture minister said very soon some consignments of pineapples will be send to Dubai. He also informed that thirty six “ krishak bandhu centre” will  be opened in the state. Now farmers have not to go to agriculture offices, now agriculture staff and employees will go to farmers.  


Veteran CPI(M) leader, Biswajit Datta resigns

KHOWAI, April 19, 2018 (TVN): Veteran  state communist leader Biswajit Datta on Wednesday  ( yesterday)  announced his resignation from all party posts in protest against an some leaders  constantly conspiring against him for past couple of years.

The 68-year-old Dutta (68) is  Khowai district committee  secretary of CPI(M).

At a press conference at his residence in  Khowai district yesterday.  Datta said party leaders had lied outright on his supposed  illness shortly before the February 18 assembly election due to which he could not contest the poll.

Datta, who was announced CPM candidate at  Khowai assembly constituency, was replaced by a youth leader on the ground of his alleged critical illness.

Dutta said he was admitted at Gobind Ballabh Pant (GBP) Hospital here on January 28 for some illness but Subhendu Bikash Dey, a  state party leader from the district falsely claimed he was seriously ill and was admitted at Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

Dutta was later replaced by  youth leader Nirmal Biswas, who won with a margin of over 2,700 votes.

Biswajit Dutta, who has been in the  communist party since 1964, said there was very little space to talk in the party these days.

When asked if he chose to resign due to CPI(M)?s fall from power, the veteran leader brushed off speculations and said he started politics at a time when left parties were not in power.

We also braved the Congress-TUJS coalition regime from 1988 which was far worse than the current BJP-IPFT government’s rule, Dutta said.

Later today, CPM state secretary Bijan Dhar  said he had heard about Biswajit Dutta’s resignation  but declined to comment on the subject.

The   state secretary is currently at Hydebarad along with other leaders to attend the 22nd CPM Party Congress


Rape : Police Headquarter Seeks Detail Report

DHARMANAGAR, April 18,2018 (TVN): Police headquarter have asked for detail report of alleged rape of a minor girl on Monday in jail staff quarter from North Tripura police super.

Meanwhile police super  Manik Lal Das in press meet said after medical examination it was found the girl was not raped but sexually abused.  

It is mentionable here that police have arrested five anti – social elements from the quarter  on Monday night. Sumita Debbarma, the main accused who runs the prostitution racket in the quarter at throw distance from police station  was also arrested .

Reports say Sumita Debbarma was running the racket in her quarter for long time. Many influential person of the town used to visit the quarter for enjoyment every night.

All five and Sumita when produced in court, judicial district magistrate Udit Choudhury sent them to judicial custody till 26 April.   

Person Detained From Secretariat

AGARTALA, April 17, 2018 (TVN):  A person was detained by security personnel of civil secretariat due to suspicious movement before chief minister office around 9 PM night yesterday.

Police said the person was identified as Subrata Saha ( 49) resident of  Giridhari Para in Udaipur RK Pur police station. The security personnel  later handed over the person to NCC police station.

A case ( No  33/2018) was registered under section 447 ( criminal trespass) and   511 ( attempts to commit offence)  of IPC.         

Mizo Women’s Association Condemns Incident Of Rape In Jampui Hill

AGARTALA, April 17,2018 (TVN): The Mizo Hmeichhe Insuihkhawm Pawl ( Mizo Women’s Association) Jampui Block  in press note strongly condemned the incident of rape  perpetrated by three youths on a 17 year old minor girl of Kawnpui – 2 village in Jampui Hill RD Block, North Tripura on 9 April.

The press note appealed  the concerned authorities  to deliver justice, as well as provide all necessary physical and psychosocial   rehabilitations to the victim and her family.  

The association  also assured of standing by the victim and would be ready to render every possible help within their capacity  in order to help her  recover from her physical injuries  and  psychological trauma.   


TYF youth leader murdered

AMARPUR, April 17, 2018 (TVN): TYF local committee secretary of  South  Amarpur and member of CPI(M) Ajayendra Reang ( 30)  was allegedly murdered. His hanging body was recovered on Monday from  a  jungle in Kurma ADC village of  South Amarpur. Local thinks it as pre – planned murder as the deceased was getting threatening of murder after 3 March election result allegedly by miscreants of BJP – IPFT. The body is kept in morgue of Amarpur hospital and post mortem  will be done today.