26 - 09 - 2017

Youth drowns to death

AGARTALA, July 14, 2017 (TVN):  A 20-year-old youth died after drowning at old central jail lake   on Friday evening. The youth was accompanied by one  his friend is safe.

The deceased has been identified as Bushan Debbarma ( 20) who hails Champaknagar, under Jirania police station. Bushan was visiting  his uncle house  who stays here at old central jail area.  According to police officials,  the deceased had come to uncle house for making driving license.

On Friday evening , Bushan and one of his friend went for bath in the pond of old central jail. As both were taking bath Bushan started getting drown, his friend tired to save him but failed.

Sensing his friend was drowning, he  called  for help.Later police and fire brigade was informed during the search and rescue operation,  Bushan was  lifted from the pond in an unconscious state, following which he was rushed to hospital.

While he was pronounced dead on arrival. At the time of going to press, the police was recording the statement of his friend who went for bathing.


Thirteen TCS officers transferred

AGARTALA, July 14, 2017 (TVN):The general administration (personnel & training) in a notification on Thursday have transferred thirteen TCS officers.

Muktipada Pal SDM of Ambassa is transferred and posted as SDM of Kumarghat.

J.Vanlal Duati, SDM of Kumarghat is transferred and posted as SDM of Ambassa.

Pradip Kr Debbarma BDO of Mungiakami is transferred and posted as BDO of Jampuijala.

Pijush Deb, BDO of Pechartal is transferred and posted as BDO of Damcherra.

Richard J Lalnunkima, BDO of Damcherra is transferred and posted as BDO of Pechartal.

Prithiwiraj Debnath, is transferred and posted as BDO of Khowai from SDM office Khowai.

Suresh Jamatia is transferred as deputy collector in SDM office of Khowai from SDM office Amarpur.

Kamal Debbarma is transferred in the SDM office of Amarpur from CEO of Teliamura Municipal council.

S. Curzon Halam is transferred and posted as deputy collector in SDM office Ambassa from STO Kumarghat.

Subrata Bhowmik, deputy collector SDM office, Gandhacherra is transferred and posted in DM office Dhalai.

Amrita Mazumder, deputy collector SDM office Belonia is transferred and posted in SDM office Sadar.

Vanlaldika Darlong, deputy collector of SDM office Teliamura will hold the additional charge of CEO of Teliamura Municipal council.    

State government appeals to lift blockade

AGARTALA, July 14, 2017 (TVN): The state government urged the IPFT leadership to call off national highway and railway blockade programme keeping in mind of people’s sufferings.
The request was made on Thursday by on official statement issued on Thursday by ICA which stated that the state government requested the IPFT leadership to call off the ongoing blockade programme immediate as it has been disturbing the people.
The state government  has been strongly opposing Twipraland demand for long time. The demand is unrealistic and the people don’t support this kind of demand, the statement said.

The government had appealed the IPFT leadership not to go for such agitation seeking creation of separate state- Twipraland but it did not pay heed on it.

 “Carrying essential goods from outside the state, trade and movement of people have become complicated due to the stir. People in general are the worst suffers of the blockade programme”, it said adding that the government wants people’s cooperation to maintain peace and amity in the state.


Ayyangar son dies in road accident

AGARTALA, July 14, 2017 (TVN):Bamshi Ayyangar, only son of Dr.GSG Ayyengar, principal secretary of state administration died in road accident .Bamshi was fourth year medical student of Bijapur medical college, Karnataka.

On Wednesday, while going to gymn on bike with a friend rammed into another bike.Bamshi was seriously injured. On same day Ayyangar left for Bangalore after hearing the news. His son was shifted to  Hyderabad for better treatment.

On Thursday at 1 pm Bamshi breathed his last. A pale of gloom descended among officers and staffs of civil secretariat with the new of his death.   


Road and rail blockade: Government not to use force

AGARTALA, July 12, 2017 (TVN): After two days of road and rail blockade by IPFT ( NC Debbarma faction), the state government have neither reacted nor any initiative taken to end the impasse.

The government is taking defensive stand is clear from the statement made by minister Bhanu Lal Saha while briefing media on Monday at secretariat.

Speaking on the sideline of cabinet decision, Saha the government have urged the protester to withdraw the blockade, it is hopeful soon they give positive response to the request.

On using of force, the minister said left front  government never use force against any democratic means of protest.

The minister informed the state is have  80 days ration stock, fuel reserve is satisfactory. And traders have stock of one and half months.             


TET exam schedule changed

AGARTALA, July 12, 2017 (TVN): Due to ongoing rail and road blockade  selection test of graduate teachers (STGT) schedule on 13 July ( Thursday) has been deferred to 22 July ( Saturday).As such the  candidates are requested to appear at the tests on the schedule date with the same download admit card. Time and venue of test remain unchanged. The progamme of Teacher Eligibility Tests (T –TET) 2017 schedule on 16 July at eight districts of Tripura remains unchanged.