21 - 11 - 2017

Left Front in power due to mafias, says Biplab Deb

Dharmanagar, 30,2017 (TVN): With the end  of two months long festival in the state, temperature of political activities soaring up. After the political clash between CITU and BMS in Dharmanagar ISBT both BJP and CPI(M) are organizing protest march.In the political clash twelve supporters of both party was injured.

State BJP president Biplab Deb, observer Sunil Deodhar addressed a series of meeting in Dharmanagar.Addressing a Kishan Morcha rally in Krishnapur HS school Deb comparing chief minister Manik Sarkar with mafias said, left front government   is in power due to cadres and mafias.

In 2018 due to tsunami of people cadre raj and mafia raj of CPI(M) will end in the state said BJP state president.

Deb claimed in three years Narendra Modi  made  place in crore of Indians and  Manik Sarkar in twenty years  also unable to win hearts of Tripura people.

He said,  to stay in power CPI(M) cadres have unleashed a reign of terror on BJP workers but this will least  affect  moral of our workers.



Recruitment rules flouted for giving job to minister, CPIM leaders wards and relatives

AGARTALA, Oct 28, 2017 (TVN): Latest report stated that small state Tripura ranks top in the  list of  unemployment   of the country. Under this circumstance ministers and CPI(M) leaders are leaving no stone unturned for registering their son or daughter or close relative names in government service book.

If required they resort to corruption,change recruitment rules and regulations so that the concerned candidate close to minister and CPI(M) leader gets the opportunity.Recently such kind of allegations are received from various departments.  

Tripura Public Service Commission (TPSC) issued a notification of recruiting one boiler inspector ( gazetted rank) in Boilers and Factories organization under Labour Department. The condition for the post was as such only the son of a heavy weight minister of state government is eligible.

On 24 October, TPSC issued notification for interview, the notification was published in 25 October daily newspaper.    It is mentioned after screening test on 21 st August seven candidate was selected for interview.In the list  published,roll number of the heavy weight minister son figured top in the list, means his name registration in government service book is almost final.

In another incident allegation was raised in recruiting junior reporters at state assembly. There are six post of junior reporter – three unreserved and three reserved for SC and ST. Sixteen candidates applied for the six post.

After selection name of eight candidates was announced. On 8 November all selected candidates will appear for written and oral test. It is for the first time oral test is being held for recruiting junior reporters.

It is alleged a cousin brother of state SFI leader is confirmed of getting the job from three unreserved post. For this reason in oral test 20 mark was kept and 5 marks in English and Bengali. Besides, it is alleged that the SFI leader relative secured poor mark in shorthand and type test, but it’s confirmed in getting the job.On this incidents serious resentment is brewing among educated unemployed in the state.        


Devastating fire guts girl’s orphanage

AGARTALA, Oct 28,2017 (TVN): A devastating fire have completely gutted the unit  second of girls orphanage Friday evening here in Abhoynagar Luckly fifty one inmates in the orphanage is safe.Four fire tenders brought the fire under control.Due to high alertness of firemen the devasting fire did not spread further in the congested residential area.

Officer – in – charge of NCC police station Saroj Bhattacherjee said the fire started while trying to burn e  a beehive formed in one room of the orphanage around 6.15 pm evening.  Due negligence the fire engulfed the entire orphanage. Four fire tenders brought the fire under control after over one and half hours.  

According to locals the orphanage is located in populate areas, if the fire was not brought under control by firemen than the loss of property and life  would have been. Meanwhile all inmates of hostel two was shifted to hostel one.      


Kidnapping of girl students, two arrested

AGARTALA, Sept 16, 2017 (TVN): Police have arrested two person allegedly involved in kidnapping of two minor girl students and remaining three are absconding. The accused are Sagar Debnath s/o of Vishnu Debnath ofSimna and Jitendra Saha of Baidadigh,i Bishalghar. Both are employee of   a shopping mall in capital.

Case was registered under section 366,120 (B), 506 of IPC and section 8 of POSCO against the accused. Both were sent to judicial custody till 18 September after being produced in court on Friday. Court directed the police to submit CD on 18 September.

OC of Sidhai police station Himadri Sarkar said two students from Mohanpur went missing mysteriously on way to school on 8 September. A case of kidnapping was registered in police station by parents of victims. After investigation police found  one of the girl developed friendship  with Sagar Debnath through face book.

Both girls went to meet Sagar in the shop where he was working Maharajganj Bazaar. But they could not meet him as they did not have his contact number nor the location of the shop he was working.

Seeing them standing for a long time near the fire station in Maharajganj Bazaar, Jitendra Saha  guard of a shopping mall  that took them to Aralia in the house of  Rahim Mia. He told  they can meet Sagar there.

Both were kept in the house of Rahim Mia for trafficking to outer state, police said. After getting information police recovered both girls on 14 September and Rahim Mia house owner is absconding.  Police thinks a network of trafficking is involved with the kidnapping of two girls.


No shortage of power during puja, says power minister

AGARTALA,Sept 15,2017 (TVN): During Durga puja the demand of power may rise to 300 mega watts, all necessary steps taken for interrupted power supply, said power minister Manik Dey.

Talking to media on Friday in secretariat, the power minister said during puja the power requirement will be  450 mega of power – 300 mega watt for state  and 150 mega watt power that exported to Bangladesh.   

During puja form Palatana 135 megawatt, from central sector share 85 megawatt, from Monarchak  94 megawatt, state’s own production 84 megawatt, from Mizoram 20 mega watt and by exchange 32 mega watt will be taken.

Mizoram and Meghalaya give additional power to the state during puja and in return the state also gives power to them during their celebration of Christmas and New Year, the minister said.

The minister also informed in case there is power shortage, TSECL will purchase power from open market. He also urged the puja organizers to apply for temporary power connection and they should make emergency power arrangement in puja pandals.   

Ram Madhav strong message to booth level workers

AGARTALA, Sept 15,2017 (TVN):Before jumping into fray of 2018 election all booth level works should be completed within schedule time. The work should be completed by end of this month or before first week of October.  After completing the booth level work BJP wants to jump in election fray.

The decision was taken in the booth meeting of BJP in Rabindra Bhavan on Thursday. Addressing the meeting BJP national general secretary  Ram Madhav said the booth level workers should have dedication in their work, on them rests  future of 37 lakh people of the state.  

Ram Madhav said if any booth workers cannot do the work he or she should leave making way for more active workers. Only hard work is the key to success of BJP in the state for next assembly election.

He said all kind of initiatives will be taken to bring BJP in power and directed the state leaders to assists the booth level workers.

Ram Madhav said not a single person be left out in this process, those booth level workers who performed well will given more responsible in future in BJP.