26 - 09 - 2017

14 students injured in accident

AGARTALA, August 11, 2017 (TVN):  In motor vehicle accident at various place 29 people was  injured on Thursday.  Injury of fifteen is reported to be serious, treatment of the injured is going at GB and Udaipur hospital.

A bus carrying school students lost control and fell in ditch near Tapania park at Udaipur sub division. The students are of from Saratchandra HS school of Khowai. In the accident fourteen students was injured. The injury of Reshmi Sinha Ray and Samir Debnath is serious.Police said the students were on study tour, after the accident the bus driver fled away.    

In another accident fifteen passengers was injured at Boxanagar of Sonamura sub division.  The accident took place after a mini truck collided with a overloaded passenger jeep.

Ayyangar Transferred to Tripura Bhavan, New Delhi

AGARTALA, Aug 9, 2017 (TVN): The state government has transferred three senior IAS officers. A notification of transfer was issued today..

Dr. GSG Ayyangar, principal secretary , of agriculture and rural development department  is transferred and posted  principal resident commissioner of Tripura Bhavan, New Delhi.

M. Nagraju, principal secretary ,   industries and  finance department will also hold the charge of rural development department in addition.

M.L Dey , secretary,  animal resource development  department in addition will also hold the charge of agriculture department.

Arunchal Pradesh CM To Address Janajati Morcha Rally Today

AGARTALA, August 9,2017 (TVN): State BJP Jana Jati Morcha will organize a rally in Agartala today protesting the policy of Left Front government against tribals in the state.

All section of tribals is schedule to attend the rally which will addressed by chief minister of Arunachal Pradesh Prema Khandu.

Speaking about the rally, state unit BJP president Biplab Deb on Tuesday  said tribal people are unhappy with the policy adopted by Left front government for tribal’s in the state. The resentment will be seen in   rally tomorrow which will be attended by record number of tribal’s.


Free Dialysis From 15 August

AGARTALA, August 9,2017 (TVN): Under Pradhan Mantri National Dialysis Programme from 15 August free dialysis service will start in state. This was decided in council of minister meeting on Tuesday.

The free dialysis unit will start in  IGM hospital, Gomati, Dharmanagar, Shantirbazaar and Dhalai district hospital.

In IGM and Gomati hospital dialysis unit already started. A private party of Kolkata ( SK Sanjeevani) was given the responsibility to run the unit by state government.

All cost of dialysis will bear by central government. The money will be paid through National Health Mission.

According to report as first installment of the programme, the centre gave 1.92 crore rupees.   

The dialysis service  was only available at GB hospital free  for BPL card holders. However they also had to pay bed rent. A dialysis patient has to stay on bed for 4/5 hours.

Now state government decided now the service will be free of cost in GB hospital.

As per health department at eight hundred patients undergo regular dialysis in the state. The patient has to suffer due non availability of proper infrastructure facility and no other unit in the state.

The state government used to take very high fee from all other than BPL card holders. As result lower middle class and middle class earning people used to suffer the most.

CM files defamation case against Deodhar

AGARTALA, Aug 7 ,2017 (TVN): Chief minister Manik Sarkar filed a defamation case against state BJP ‘ prabhari’ Sunil Deodhar and publisher of local daily newspaper for  personal attack.

The case was filed by west district PP Ranada Prasad Ray on behalf of chief minister in the court of district judge Ruhidas Pal.

District judge have issued notices to Sunil Deodhar and publisher of the newspaper on Monday.

On 21 April a news was published in the local newspaper quoting Sunil Deodhar  In the news it was mentioned chief minister uses costly spectacle and clothes  etc. Besides personal attack was also made in the published news.

The case was registered under IPC section of 500,501, 502 in west district court by PP Ranada Prasad Ray on behalf of chief minister.

After hearing, the district judge issued notice to BJP state prabhari Sunil Deodhar and the publisher of the local daily.  



Rape accused convicted, gets 10 years imprisonment

AMBASSA, August  6, 2017 (TVN) Additional Session Judge, Kamalpur convicted one accused person namely   Priya Nath Tripura (24) of Niramani Para, undere Raishyabari police station is sentenced to suffer 10(Ten) years Rigorous Imprisonment with fine of Rs. 5000/- in default to suffer 06(Six) months Simple Imprisonment for offence punishable U/S 316(2)(i) of IPC and he is also sentence to suffer for 03(Three) month's Rigorous Imprisonment with fine of Rs. 10001 in default to suffer 01(One) month Simple Imprisonment for offence punishable UIS 379 of IPC, both sentence shall run concurrently.

The fact of the case is that, on the midnight of August 24,2014 accused person  Priya Nath Tripura  wrongfully restrained and forcefully committed raped a minor girl. This refers to Raishyabari PiS Case No-15/2014 Dated-2510812014U/S 376(2)(r)1342IPC and 04 of POCSO Act.