Tripura minister bitten by snake

Tripura Tribal Welfare and Agriculture Minister Aghore Debbarma has been bitten by a snake, an official said on Tuesday.

Updated: Jul 02, 2013, 15:25 PM IST

Agartala: Tripura Tribal Welfare and Agriculture Minister Aghore Debbarma has been bitten by a snake, an official said on Tuesday.
"A snake bit Debbarma, 62, at his official residence Monday. Doctors reached the minister`s house. He is now under treatment," an official told reporters.
The veteran tribal leader, also a member of the Communist Party of India-Marxist central committee, could not attend the golden jubilee special session of the Tripura Assembly on Monday due to the incident.

IANS