11 - 12 - 2018

Dhar questions late night meeting of CM

Agartala, Aug 28,2018:  CPM state secretary Bijan Dhar raised question on chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb  late working in civil secretariat. Addressing a press conference in  party headquarter on Monday, Dhar said as per report the chief minister have late night meetings in secretariat with officals. Dhar said,” People of the state wants to know from Biplab Kumar Deb what he is doing so late in secretariat”

Eight Mohila Morcha workers injured

Dharmanagar, Aug 21,2018: At least eight workers of  Mahila Morcha was injured when assaulted by two local BJP leaders.  Among them two are admitted in Dharmanagar hospital and rest are in Kanchanpur hospital. The incident happened in Laljhuri Makumcharra community hall on Sunday evening. The incident happened regarding forming the unit of Mahila Morcha.

According to report in Makumcharra  there is a Mahila Morcha unit. BJP mandal committee member Nirmal Namo alias Babu and Subodh Chandra Nath convened a meeting for having another unit committee. BAC chairman Sudhangshu Nath is allegedly giving instruction from behind for having new committee.

The existing Mahila Morcha unit committed objected the  meeting. It started with verbal brawl ending with physical assault. Two leaders of Mandal Committee assaulted Mahila Morcha members. Later both escaped after locals came for rescue. The injured are – Bhanumati Nath, Chanchala Nath, Pinky Deb Nath, Pela Nath, Pramila Nath, Bulti Devi Nath, Laxmi Bala Nath, Baby Nath and BJP worker Birendra Nath Yogi. The injured registered case in police station.      

PCC cancels ‘civil disobedience movement ’

Agartala, Aug 21,2018 : Pradesh congress committee cancelled “Ahimsa Ain Amanyo Andolan” scheduled to held on August 27. This cancellation was announced today by party president Birajit Sinha in press meet. Citing reason for cancellation, Sinha said on August 30 there will be protest rally in Delhi against Modi government by Congress. Congress supporters from here will also participate in the rally and so the  programme was cancelled.   

Earlier today PCC leaders paid floral tributes to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, Bharat Ratna on his 74th birth anniversary. PCC president Birajit Sinha, former MLA Gopal Chandra Roy, Pijush Kanti Biswas and Ratna Datta were among others who garlanded the statue of Rajiv Gandhi at Congress Bhawan here to mark the occasion. Congress party leaders and other functionaries also paid tributes to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his birth anniversary. All religious prayers conducted and patriotic songs sung to mark the occasion. Congress President and Late Rajiv Gandhi’s son Rahul Gandhi tweeted, “Rajiv Gandhi was a kind, gentle and affectionate man whose untimely death left a deep void in my life. I remember the times we had together and the many birthdays we were lucky to celebrate with him when he was alive. He is greatly missed, but his memory lives on”. Born on this day in 1944, Gandhi served as the 7th Prime Minister of India from 1984 to 1989. He took office after the 1984 assassination of his mother, Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, to become the youngest Indian Prime Minister at the age of 40.



Child Rights commission distributes nutritious food

Agartala, Aug 14, 2018: Tripura state commission for protection of child rights on Monday distributed nutritious packed food to over hundred children of Brahmakunda tea estate in Simna. The tea estate is situated 52 km from Agartala. The programme received immense response from tea garden workers and families. Chairperson of the commission Nilima Ghosh in address spoke about the protection of child rights and its importance. Other members of the commission Sharmila Choudhury, Manisha Saha, Dalia Das, Himani Debbarma was also present in the programme. Besides chairman of Tripura Tea Development Corporation Santosh Saha  presided the occasion.

The previous left front government constituted the commission in 2013. The national commission for protection of child rights first approached the state government in March 2008 to create the State commission. The State commission responsibilities to undertake welfare action for distressed children, work under ambit of child labour (protection and regulation) act, 1986, protect children from getting employment in business and domestic areas and ensure child health rights and protection of juvenile justice system.


Felicitation of successful students from Jampui Hill held

Dharmanagar, Aug 9, 2018 ( TVN):Honourable Minister of State (Co-Operation, Sericulture, Fisheries) from Mizoram, Miss Vanlalawmpuii Chawngthu on 7th August 2018 graced "Felicitation of Successful Students from Jampui Hill" at Behliangchhip, Jampui Hill. The programme was successfully organised by the Mizo Students' Association, Behliangchhip Headquarters, Jampui Hill. 

The Minister, who is also the Chief Guest of the event, urged the gathering of students to be responsible citizen of the state, to demonstrate exemplary Mizo life and culture, to be focussed and determined with hard work, and to play active roles in various public services in the state of Tripura. 

Mr Biakthankima, MDC; Mr Richard Zongte, TCS; and Miss Lalentlingi Tochhawng, TCS also were present as Guests of Honours and delivered motovational speeches to the gathering. Dr Zairemthiama Pachuau, Founder and CEO of Hillcrest Medical Center of Behliangchhip, as a special invitee gave practical tips to the students on career options and choices. 

Mr L Ramdinliana Renthlei, President of Mizo Zirlai Pawl, General Headquarters, Aizawl also encouraged the students to continue to give their best efforts and wish them greater success in the future. 

Altogether, 28 (Class X) and 38 (Class XII), total 66 students were felicitated in this meeting conducted as Chairperson by Mr Lalduhsanga Thangluah, President of Mizo Students' Association, Behliangchhip Headquarters.



Sexual harassment committee re –constituted

Agartala, Aug 3,2018 (TVN): The internal complaints committee in respect of gazette officers working in the secretariat for “ Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace ( Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act 2013” have been re constituted. The notification of re -constitution was issued on July 30 by GA ( P& T). In the five member committee Smitha Mol M.S., director, Handloom, Handicrafts & Sericulture is appointed as presiding officer. Other members are Vishwasree B, Director of ICA department, Gita Das under secretary, Saurav Kumar Debarma,  under  secretary and Swami Samsiddhananda, representative RK Mission , Viveknagar.The committee shall inquire into all complaints of sexual harassment to any women gazetted officer working in the secretariat and ensure time bound submission of report to the authority. The new committee will remain valid for three years.