Niti Deb also tweeted about the highly infectious new Covid strain and how it impacts the body. However, she did not state whether she was infected with the new strain.
Speaking to reporters over phone, Deb, who is undergoing treatment for Covid-19, said he has directed the civil administration to decide the amount of the damage caused to people's properties and provide them compensation.
The swearing-in would mark the beginning of a new term after the long-delayed tribal council election saw TIPRA bag 18 of the 28 seats, dealing a massive blow to the ruling BJP-IPFT alliance and routing the CPI(M).
The police stated that items recovered in the raid were involved in Hawala transactions.
In a letter to Director General of Police VS Yadav, the BJP has sought security alleging that their supporters were attacked, their residences, business establishments and party offices ransacked, soon after results were announced for Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) polls on Saturday.
While the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 9 seats, an independent candidate emerged victorious in the remaining one seat. Opposition CPI(M), which held fort in the tribal council for last three terms, was reduced to zero along with the Congress and BJP's ally IPFT.
The ADC polls were supposed to be held by May 17 last year. However, the elections were postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic and charge of the tribal council was handed over to Governor RK Bais for the time being.
The police booked them under Section 120 (b), section 153 (a), 295 section (a), 504 and section 505 (II) of the 22 bet no depositn Penal Code (IPC).
Mohanpur Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Kamal Bikash Majumder said the situation is under control in the area where a group of hooligans attacked the SDM office yesterday, allegedly targeting Pradyot Kishore, who was inside the premised at the time.
Chief Minister Deb was actively campaigning for the ongoing ADC polls during the last few weeks.
Tripura ADC polls were mainly contested between CPI(M), the BJP-Indigenous Peoples Front of Tripura (IPFT) combine and Tipraha Indigenous Progressive Regional Alliance (TIPRA).
The Assembly of Journalists (TAJ), a forum for protection of media rights, alleged that over 20 scribes were attacked in the state since Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb's controversial comment on the media during a programme last year in September.
Dr Anindita Bhowmik, a serving physiotherapist at the medical college, commented on the procedure adopted for outsourcing CT Scan services in a Facebook post on March 24, claiming the process involved corruption.
According to reports, one of the girls is under treatment at a hospital in Agartala.
The order came after the Superintendent of Police said "rowdy elements are likely to roam in Agartala and other areas under the district leading to law-and-order problems".
According to the police, the road mishap happened on Nutanbazar-Amarpur road on Friday evening when the vehicle of the BJP activists overturned.
After joining NLFT in 2018, Babu got his training along with other northeastern militants at Tagga, general headquarters of NSCN in Myanmar and returned to Bangladesh based NLFT camp last July through Aizawl in Mizoram, the police informed.
Following the incident, the journalist, identified as Bikash Das, has been accused of molestation.
MLA Hrangkhawl said though ganja is known to have medicinal properties, it doesn’t provide sufficient benefit to the growers due to its illegal tag.
When BSF jawans attempted to intervene, the smugglers pelted stones at them. And a jawan in the patrolling party came under attack from cattle smugglers on the 22 bet no depositn side, the statement read.
Jishnu Debbarma said the government will try to meet the budget deficit through better tax compliance austerity, transparency and simplification.
After hearing arguments from both sides, the high court observed, “No warrant of arrest issued by any court against the petitioner is pending and the petitioner is being represented by his engaged counsel.
The accused elderly was produced before a court, which was yet to pronounce its verdict till the filing of this report.