05 - 08 - 2021

Biplab Kumar Deb arrives in State

Agartala, July 21, 2021: Chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb after five day visit  arrived here today from Delhi around 4-00 PM by a direct flight. During his stay in national capital he meet senior party leaders like BJP national president J.P.Nada and national organizing secretary B.L. Santosh . Besides he Biplab Kumar Deb also met five union ministers including the finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman and discussed the financial requirements and demands of the state. 

Sources in the state secretariat said that the chief minister will hold a series of meetings with his cabinet colleagues and senior officials to take stock of the situation in the state during his absence. A meeting of the state cabinet deferred in his absence on July 20 will be presided over by him within the next two days.

The chief minister is also scheduled to attend a crucial meeting in Shillong on next Saturday and Sunday called by the union home minister Amit Shah.

This meeting  will be attended by all the chief ministers of northeastern states and seniormost officials and the discussion in the meeting will centre on the current situation in northeast specially in the context of the COVID situation in the region which is showing no sign of abating despite the improvement of the situation in the rest of the country.