16 - 08 - 2018

West Tripura police to crack whip on anti-social elements

Agrtala, June 18 (TVN):Police would soon launch a massive crackdown  simultaneously in all the  16 police stations  in the West Tripura district  against anti – social elements ahead of 2018 assembly election.

Home department sources  said the main objectives behind this mission  was  to check the activities of anti-socials and prevention and detection of crimes.The operation  would be conducted under the direct supervision of Abhijit Saptarashi, SP of West Tripura.

A mafia control squad was formed by SP  compromising of  Sudip Pal SDPO of Amtali , Drubanath SDPO of NCC, Subrata Chakraborty . Other officers are -  Subrata Chakraborty inspector, remaining are are sub inspectors -  Shyamaprasad Das, Rana Chattehrjee, Sukanta Das, Benubala Kar, Dilip Saha, Bimal Baidya, Himadri Sarkar, Rual Alam, Deepak Das and Jahangir Hossian   

The squad would operate in two groups against anti – socials.  There would no  political pressure on the police during crack down home department sources said.  


UDAIPUR: Mock drill on disaster management held

Udaipur, June 18 (TVN): As part of state wide  mock drill on disaster management, a drill was held in  Gomati District on Thursday.It was held simultaneously in five different places  of the district -OTPC Palatana, Lake City Shopping Complex of Udaipur, Amarpur H.S School, Karbook Motor Stand and Ompi Health Care centre.
The DM & Collector of Gomati District, Sonal Goel supervised the mock drill.  NDRF, BSF, TSR, state police , fire service, all line depts. like Ardd, Forest, PWD were also participated in the mega mock drill programme. The play ground of Amarpur HS School had also used as medical treatment place and a helicopter was used to carry three critical patients to GB hospital at Agartala & DM took an aerial view of district through helicopter for assessment of damages and injurious caused.

First time in Palatana, the scenario of gas leakage due to earthquake was organised, NDRF & Fire service curtailed it. DM and Collector of Gomati District Sonal Goel had personally visited three locations,out of five.

UDAIPUR:BJP to form govt in Tripura, says Union Minister


Udaipur, June 17 (TVN):Union Cabinet Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Sector Enterprise, Anant Gangaram Geete during his one day visit in Tripura today arrived in Udaipur. After his arrival here, Geete offered prayer at Tripureswari Temple in Matabari. Later he addressed a public gathering at Matabari market complex area and told about the two years' success story of BJP government.He is hopeful  that BJP will form  government in the state of 2018 assembly election. The presence of BJP supporters in the meetings was  normal. Sunil Deodhar, BJP observer  in the state,Biplab Deb, BJP state President and other BJP leaders were also accompanied by the minister during his visit. 

KAILASHAHAR: Nitish suspended from unnayan manch for joining BJP

Kailashahar, June 16 (TVN): For joining BJP,  Nitish Dey, the convenor of “ Kailashahar Unnayan Manch” was suspended. Addressing press meet on Wednesday leaders of the Unnayan Manch criticized Nitish Dey for joining BJP without any discussion.

The leaders said Nitish and Sabita Datta won as independent candidate  in Kailashahar Muncipal Council election backed by Unnayan Manch, both should resign immediately owing moral responsibility.

Besdies Nitish used the Unnayan Manch as a platform to join the BJP, the leaders claimed. They stated the unnayan manch is an apolitical organization formed for development of Kailashahar.

The manch after its formation have succeded in fulfilling certain demands from state government like – setting of land custom office, polytechnic college etc.

Amrit Kumar Bhattacherjee, Muhammad Sayeed, Mohit Ali, Mohit Dhar, and others of of the unnayan manch were present in the press meet.

It may be noted that Nitish Dey, senior leader of CPI(M) was suspended  for anti – party activities before 2013 assembly election. Later he became convener of “ Kailashahar Unnayan Manch” before joining BJP few days back.          

Major reshuffle in police administration of West Tripura

Agartala, June16 (TVN):A major reshuffle in West Tripura district police administration was carried what In an order issued on Wednesday, 26 police officers were transferred. OC of Airport police station, Ashok Pal is transferred and posted in DIB  of West Tripura office. OC of Lefunga police station, Anupam Das is transferred and posted in  police super office of West Tripura. OC of Maharajganj outpost, Rana Chatterjee SI is transferred and posted in Airport police station. Shyamaprasad Das, SI of West Agartala police station is transferred and posted as OC of Lefunga police station

KHOWAI: Lynching, main accused nabbed

Khowai, June 15 (TVN):The main accused of Nikunja Barman lynching case was nabbed by police after 13 – days. Sudhir Dasgupta, a CITU leader who was on run after the incident was nabbed Tuesday evening from Behalabari, under Champahour police station. A joint raid by Khowai and Champahour was conducted under Rajib Sengupta, SDPO Khowai to nab the main accused.

It may be noted police arrested five accused persons- Ratan Das (43), Manojit Chakraborty (43), Ram Kumar Debbarma, Sudhanhya Debbarma and Pradip Gope for their alleged involvement in a lynching case here on Tuesday.
On June 3, Nikunja Barman was lynched to death by a group of motor workers belonging to the CPM’s trade union body- CITU at Lalcherra. The incident sparked off a widespread resentment among the people prompting the police to register an FIR.