India's northeastern state of Tripura, which has already achieved the first position in literacy in the country with 95.16 percent, is likely to achieve 100 percent literacy in six months, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said Monday.
Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Thursday said the only way to end the ongoing `disturbances` along the Assam-Nagaland border was to find an amicable solution through dialogue between the chief ministers of the two states.
Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi for further improvement in relations with Bangladesh for better connectivity and development of the state and invited him to visit Tripura.
The NDA government at the Centre would not remain a silent spectator if the ruling CPI-M in Tripura does not stop an alleged wave of terror against BJP workers which began after the July 15 panchayat polls in the state, BJP MPs cautioned Tuesday Today.
Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Saturday congratulated the people of his state for handing a "landslide victory" in panchayat elections to the ruling Left Front, which has clinched over 95 per cent of the seats.
The Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government at the Centre is contemplating revocation of the rural job guarantee scheme MGNREGA to help millionaires, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar alleged Tuesday.
Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Monday said the Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government is afraid of a CBI probe into the chit fund scam as the "truth would be revealed against the ruling party".
Charging Trinamool Congress with throttling democracy in West Bengal by intimidating voters, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Tuesday said the Left will do better in the state if polling is done without any fear.