For the first time in Tripura, religious groups acted against the Left parties in the Feb 14 assembly polls, CPI-M leaders claimed here Wednesday after the party`s two-day election review meeting.
Altogether 249 candidates are in the fray for the February 14 assembly elections in Tripura, a top election official said here on Friday.
The opposition Congress in Tripura has agreed to give one seat to the National Conference of Tripura and leave 10 to the Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura.
Arch political rival of CPI-M, Trinamool Congress has decided not to contest the February 14 Tripura assembly polls to give benefit to opposition Congress.
BJP will go it alone in the February 14 assembly elections in Tripura.
Official notification for the elections to the 60-member assembly seats in Tripura to be held on February 14 was issued on Monday.
Day in Pics: 30th January
Showbiz World - January 30, 2015