20 - 09 - 2019

Badharghat by-poll: BJP candidate Mimi Majumder suffers minor injury

Agartala, Sept 3,2019:Mimi Majumder, who was declared as BJP candidate yesterday for Badharghat (SC) assembly constituency, this morning suffered a minor injury on the right hand when a water carrier truck of state police collided with her personal vehicle on the Stadium road south of Agartala TV station. She was at once taken to hospital by her relatives and local BJP workers, but the doctors in hospital said that she has suffered minor injury on the right hand and scratches on her skin. Mimi was released after the first aid with a prescription. She is now ok and preparing to file her nomination papers for the by-poll tomorrow.

Mimi Majumder, teacher of Badharghat higher secondary school name was declared by BJP's central election committee in Delhi for the prestigious bye-election on Monday night setting all speculations on the ruling party's candidature.

Although Mousumi Das, Manik Lal Das and Rabindra Das were on the race for the party ticket, Mimi turned around the table and appeared victorious in the first leg of the bye-elections.

On the other hand, the CPI(M) has fielded Bulti Biswas as Left Front nomineeĀ  and Congress fielded Ratan Das for the bye-election. The bye-election is slated to be held on September 23 while last date for filing of nomination papers would be expired on September 4.