Tripura election

Eye on 2023 Tripura polls, TMC announces 132-member state committee

Trinamool Congress announced a 132-member state committee for its Tripura unit with former MLA Subal Bhowmik as the president.

published on : 29th April 2022

Amit Shah sounds poll bugle; Says BJP will make Tripura No.1 state in India

The BJP-IPFT coalition came to power in March 2018 by dethroning the CPI(M) which had ruled the state for 25-years.

published on : 8th March 2022

TMC names Bengal Minister Manas Bhunia as its Meghalaya in-charge, another senior leader to look after Tripura unit

TMC-controlled Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation chairman Sabyasachi Dutta was named the co-in charge of the Meghalaya unit.

published on : 7th March 2022

'Greater Tipraland' statehood demand likely to dominate Tripura Assembly polls

The 'Greater Tipraland' separate statehood demand seeking to carve out tribal areas of Tripura is likely to dominate the political discourse.

published on : 20th February 2022

Trinamool, CPM demand Tripura civic polls be countermanded, claim voting process rigged

An estimated 75.04 per cent of over 4.93 lakh voters exercised their franchise till 4 pm for elections to Tripura's 14 civic bodies, according to officials of the State Election Commission (SEC).

published on : 25th November 2021

Supreme Court refuses TMC's plea to postpone poll in Tripura

A bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud and Vikram Nath, however, took serious note of the political violence just before the municipal polls in the state, and issued a slew of directions to the state.

published on : 24th November 2021

'Must defeat BJP to prevent Tripura from becoming Afghanistan': Trinamool sounds poll bugle

Abhishek Banerjee promised to end what he claimed was 'BJP's misrule' and said his party follow Bengal's model of 'good governance' to deliver fruits of development to the Northeastern state.

published on : 31st October 2021

TMC will end BJP misrule in Tripura, form government in 2023: Abhishek Banerjee

The TMC, having registered a resounding victory in West Bengal polls, is trying to expand its base in other states, including Tripura, ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha elections.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Call for adjustment with Congress grows louder within CPI(M) after Tripura debacle

The BJP-IPFT combine scripted history yesterday by winning the Tripura Assembly polls with a two-thirds majority, ending 25 years of CPI(M)-led Left Front's uninterrupted rule in the state.

published on : 4th March 2018

CPI-M's surrender, Rahul Gandhi's unwillingness for alliance led to Tripura result: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the saffron party will never win West Bengal and Odisha, and dubbed it as "a cockroach dreaming of becoming a peacock by putting on its feathers".

published on : 4th March 2018

Lotus blooms in Northeast, Manik loses sarkar in Tripura

The BJP swept the polls in Tripura, bettered its performance in Nagaland and still hold the upper hand to form the next government in Meghalaya.

published on : 4th March 2018

Tripura debacle a wake-up call for Kerala CPM

The Tripura election rout seems to be the clarion call for the Kerala CPM, which now constitutes the only parliamentary presence for the Left parties in the entire country.

published on : 4th March 2018

Massive corruption in BJP government: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi said that the Congress thinks for all sections of people but the BJP is only interested in gaining political mileage.

published on : 16th February 2018