The groom's family had allegedly demanded a dowry of Rs 50,000 but the teenager's parents could only arrange for Rs 15,000.
After preliminary interrogation, police learnt they were going to Guwahati to play for a local football club there.
An estimated 35,000 Brus were lodged in six refugee camps in Tripura and over the past two months, a little over 1,000 had gone back to Mizoram.
The Centre has asked the displaced Brus to return to Mizoram and fixed November 30 as the deadline for the same.
Akil Abdulhamid Kureshi was sworn-in by Tripura Governor Ramesh Bais at a simple ceremony at the Durbar Hall of the old Raj Bhavan.
The supply of ration and cash doles to the refugees was suspended on October 1, two days ahead of the commencement of the repatriation process.
Badal Choudhury told the court that he has been anticipating that he might be murdered as a conspiracy was hatched against him.
Tripura’s royal scion Pradyot Kishore Debbarma, who resigned as state Congress chief recently, insisted the displaced Brus be provided land by Tripura government so they could continue to live here.
The Tripura HC had cited that animals also have a fundamental right to life under Article 21 of the Constitution.
The Mizoram Bru Displaced People’s Forum alleged that the refugees were dying as the Centre had stopped providing free ration to them.
Deb said border haats play a major role in strengthening the relationship between people of the two countries.
Earlier, former PWD engineer-in-chief Sunil Bhowmik was arrested by the police in connection with the scam.
Sunil Deodhar was instrumental in BJP’s landslide victory in Tripura, ending 25-year rule of the CPM.
Says goof-up, which was due to mistake by new clerical staff, was immediately rectified by agriculture dept
Sources in the government said the recommendation of the Supreme Court collegium is under process and no decision has been taken.