06 - 12 - 2019

589 incidents of political violence last year

Agartala, Feb 25,2019:  In last year, the state witnessed  highest number of political violence’s and  highest number of cases was registered in various  police station  compared to previous  two years.  

This was stated in assembly today by Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb who holds the home department portfolio while replying to question raised by treasury bench member Sushanta Choudhury  during question hour.

Deb stated that in  2018 the number of incidents  political violence was 589 and case registered in different police station was 528. In 2017 and 2016 the number of political violence’s was 242 and 40. Case registered in various police station was 270 and 49.

Chief Minister stated the number of charge sheet in last year was highest compared to previous two years. In 2018 number of charge sheet was   279 , whereas previous two years it 216 and 38.