11 - 12 - 2018

SI arrested for link with smugglers

Udaipur, Oct 28,2018: Police have arrested OC of Bagama police out post Bimal Debbarma SI. He was arrested for alleged link with ganja and phensedyl smugglers.  Himadri Prasad Das, SDPO said he was arrested on Friday night by SDPO of Belonia Soumya Debbarma and OC of P R Bari police station Ashish Das.

On Saturday  Bimal Debbarma was produced in special court of Belonia. For absence of judge he was kept in judicial custody. On October 30 he will be again produced in court and police will ask for six days remand.

The OC of PR Bari police station Bimal Debbarma was arrested  for alleged link with smugglers of ganja and phensedyl. The case number is 143/18. Its mentionable here that  notorious smuggler Shyammanik Debnath (40)  was arrested from Bisramganj. He is in police remand for eight days. Bimal was arrested after getting  information of link with smugglers.  

CA of education minister sacked

Agartala, Oct 27, 2018: Education minister Ratan Lal Nath on Friday sacked his confidential assistant ( CA) Pranab Kumar Nath. All official papers were seized from the sacked CA.  Sources in secretariat said reason for sacking  was education minister  had received a number of specific complaints against him including leakage of sensitive information and acceptance of illegal gratification. Having the allegations inquired Nath found this to be true and summarily sacked Pranab Kumar Nath.’This long overdue step is supposed to be a lesson for other CA. Its message to other as any kind of misdemeanor and objectionable activities by them will not be tolerated' said source in the state secretariat.

IPFT – CPM tie up to run a GP

Agartala, Oct 27, 2018:  Believe it or not, IPFT and CPM  together will run a gram panchayat.  The incident happened yesterday  in Binapani Panchayat at Jirania. IPFT alliance BJP tried to stop having  tie up with CPIM, but failed.  At 10 PM night SDM registered oath and secrecy to   Birendra Debbarma  as gram pradhan from  IPFT.

Meanwhile IPFT president N C Debarma thanked IPFT for taking control of a village panchayat. Regarding tie up with CPM, he  said its demand of local people.In recent panchayat by poll out of seven seats  IPFT won three seats, BJP and CPM two each. But due to tussle between BJP and IPFT,  panchayat members  cannot take oath.  But yesterday,  CPM members decided to support IPFT.  Sensing trouble BDO did not go, SDM have to conduct the oath taking ceremony   

TSR jawans leaves for poll duties in Chhattisgarh and other states

Agartala, Oct 25,2018:A contingent of 800 jawans and officers of Tripura State Rifles ( TSR) left the state on Tuesday morning to join poll duties in Chhattisgarh. It learnt from sources that 800 selected jawans and officers from eight battalions of TSR were divided into two battalions led by two commandants with assistant commandants.

Hundred jawans from each battalions of 1st, 3rd, 5th and 10th  battalions of TSR were formed the first contingent  for election duties led by commandant H S Darlong and second battalion for election duties are formed  with 400 jawans of TSR's 8th, 9th, 11th and 12th battalions led by commandant Amarjit Debbarma.

After completion of their election duties, jawans of these two battalions will also perform election related duties in poll bound four more states of the country. The assembly elections for 90 seats of Chhattisgarh assembly would be held in two phases on November 12 and November 20 next.

The TSR were earlier sent to Bihar, West Bengal, Assam, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Haryana, Nagaland and Mizoram on poll security duties.

71 Bn CRPF observed “ Police Saheed Diwas”

Agartala, Oct 23,2018:   21st October is a significant landmark in the history of Indian Police. On this very day in 1959, a patrol party of twenty CRPF personnel was ambushed by PLA (Chinese Army) at a height of sixteen thousand feet in sub-zero conditions at Hot Springs in Ladakh.

 In this battle ten of CRPF men were martyred in defense of the motherland. 21st October was befittingly declared “Police Commemoration Day” to be observed by all police formations to commemorate loyalty and supreme sacrifice of police personnel for their motherland.

7&1 Bn CRPF also observed “Police Commemoration Day” on 21st October 2018 at  Battalion Hqr, CRPF, Kumulwng, Jirania, West Tripura and all coy locations. A wreath laying Ceremony was organized and Unit Commandant Shri Arun Kumar Bharati along with all ranks paid rich tribute to the martyrs of the Police Forces who had sacrificed their lives in the line of duty.Personnel of 71 Bn CRPF also visited home of martyrs and token of gratitude was handed over to the families.On this occasion, a cultural event of patriotic fervor was also organized at Battalion Hqr,


Police Commemoration Day observed by BSF

Agartala, Oct 21,2018 :Annual Police Commemoration Day, as series of such functions, spread all over the country, was observed here at FTR HQ BSF Salbagan, on 21 October 2018.On this occasion a Smriti Parade was organised, at 0800 hrs, during which names of 414 personnel, martyred from all Police/ CAPF all over the country were read over by Shri H K lohia, IG BSF Tripura, among the large gathering of BSF troops.

 This was followed by paying homage to all the martyrs by special guard. List of this year included 42martyrs from BSF. Next of Kins of the martyrs were also felicitated by BSF personnel at different locations in the State during police commemoration day week.A Mini Marathon of 05 KMs was organized by all the BSF establishments at their respective HQs on 20nd Oct, 2018,to create awareness among general public about martyrs.

Every year Police Commemoration Day is observed-throughout the nation-on 21 Oct, in memory of brave CRPF Soldiers, who made supreme sacrifice while fighting with Chinese Army in 1959 in Laddakh region, for safeguarding Sovereignty & Integrity, of the Nation.

In addition to this a blood donation camp was also organised, to support the noble cause,at G B hospital,Agartalafor blood bank of the hospital, in the memory of Martyrs. BSF personnel including H K lohia, IPS, IG BSF Tripura along with other senior BSF officials and other ranks donated blood in the camp, for the benefit of needy patients &meet medical urgencies.