Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb resigns, new leader will be elected today

Agartala : Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has resigned from the post. He met Governor Satyadev Narayan Arya at the Raj Bhavan on Saturday and submitted his resignation to him. Talking to the media after resigning, Biplab Deb said, ‘Resigned from the post of CM in the interest of the organization. The decision of […]
 


Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb resigns, new leader will be elected today

Agartala : Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has resigned from the post. He met Governor Satyadev Narayan Arya at the Raj Bhavan on Saturday and submitted his resignation to him. Talking to the media after resigning, Biplab Deb said, ‘Resigned from the post of CM in the interest of the organization. The decision of the party is paramount. I have spoken to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The party high command had asked to resign. Now we have to start preparing for the assembly elections to be held in 2023.

BJP Legislature Party meeting for selection of new leader

After the resignation of Biplab Deb from the post of CM, a meeting of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Legislature Party will be held today for the selection of the new leader in Tripura. According to sources, Union Minister Bhupendra Yadav and senior leader and party’s national general secretary Vinod Tawde have been made central observers for the selection of the new leader. Both the leaders are currently in Agartala and will attend the legislature party meeting. Apart from these two leaders, BJP MP and in-charge of Tripura Vinod Sonkar will also be present in this meeting.

Let us inform, Biplab Deb met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP National President JP Nadda in New Delhi on Friday. According to media reports, BJP wants to go to the upcoming Tripura Assembly elections with a new face. After Biplab Deb’s visit to Delhi, speculations were rife that there was a tussle going on in the BJP unit of Tripura. Sources said that it is expected that Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Dev Verma will take charge of the Chief Minister. Verma is associated with the royal family of Tripura. Assembly elections are to be held in Tripura next year.