Biplab Deb takes oath as Tripura CM

Tripura CM designate Biplab Kumar Deb with party supporters on Sunday

In many areas, BJP-IPFT workers prevented the business of opposition CPI-M supporters after the election results, he alleged adding that the motor workers have been threatened to scrap their permits and in many government offices the left supported employees are being harassed, which triggered terror situation across the state but BJP leaders kept mum over it. Glad to have joined the ceremony in Agartala today.

In his address after the swearing-in function of the principal BJP government in Tripura, PM Modi said the north-eastern locale had numerous openings and possibilities, which must be investigated for its development."I advance to the general population of Tripura, how about we take the state to another stature so we can change the lives of the general population. All disruptive activities in the state would be handled firmly; development and positive activities of the government would automatically curb violence", said Deb. The BJP had demolished the communist citadel of Tripura, winning a two-thirds majority with ally IPFT and ending 25 years of uninterrupted rule of the CPI (M)-led Left Front. "And, this election (Tripura) has created history", he said.

BJP leader Jishnu Deb Burman, a tribal, was sworn in as the deputy chief minister along with seven other ministers, including Indian People's Front of Tripura, a political party of tribals, chief N C Debbarma.

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Television journalist Santanu Bhowmik, 28, was hacked to death while covering a demonstration of a tribal-based political party at Mandai, 25 km from Agartala, on September 20 previous year. "We will serve every citizen of Tripura". We are lighting the lamp of progress and prosperity. The swearing-in ceremony was held at the Assam Rifles ground was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP president Amit Shah, and senior leaders like Lal Krishna Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi.

Veteran BJP legislator and former Minister Ratan Chakraborty would be the Pro-tem Speaker on March 14 and would administer the oath to the newly-elected members of the assembly on March 15 and 16.

On the last day of campaigning, the CPI-M-led Left Front on Saturday withdrew its candidate from the Charilam assembly constituency claiming "extremely awful situation" in the tribal dominated areas of Tripura "due to massive reign of terror" by the BJP.

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