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West Tripura

Houses damaged, power lines snapped, trees uprooted as Thunderstorm hits West Tripura

MeT officials said it was a nor'wester, typical to this time of the year, that had hit the city last night and such storms would continue till the arrival of the monsoon next month.

May 16, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

Election Commission declares polling in 168 booths across Tripura West void, repolling on May 12

The repoll in the West Tripura will be held on May 12 from 7am-5pm. 

May 08, 2019, 07:56 AM IST

Sex racket busted in Tripura, 34 arrested

Thirty-four people, including 20 students - mostly young boys and girls - were arrested as police busted a major sex racket in Tripura, police said here on Monday.

Nov 09, 2015, 13:32 PM IST

Keen contest on cards for two by-polls in Tripura on Saturday

The stage is set for by-election to two schedule caste reserved seats in Tripura Saturday with all major political parties of the state contesting the polls.

Jun 27, 2015, 01:23 AM IST

Indo-Bangla joint border conference begins

The two-day India-Bangladesh Joint Border Conference of the Collectors of six districts in Tripura and their Bangladeshi counterparts and border guards of those districts began here on Tuesday.

Feb 03, 2015, 18:11 PM IST

Kidnapped Indian villager released in Tripura

An Indian villager, who was kidnapped from near the Indo-Bangla international border at Mohanpur in West Tripura district, has been released, a senior official said on Thursday.

Nov 13, 2014, 13:00 PM IST

Arms and ammunition recovered from West Tripura

A cache of arms and ammunition has been recovered from a hill top tribal hut in remote Rambhaktapara in West Tripura district, about 40 km from here.

Oct 19, 2014, 15:53 PM IST

Three NLFT insurgents surrender

Three hardcore insurgents of
outlawed National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) have
surrendered to 34 battalion of Assam Rifles (AR) at
Kakracharabari camp in West Tripura district, the police said
today.

Jun 30, 2010, 15:59 PM IST

Five injured in CPI(M)-Congress clash in West Tripura

At least five persons, including two women and two police personnel, were seriously injured in a clash between CPI(M) and opposition Congress supporters at Hrishipara in West Tripura district on Tuesday.

Jul 21, 2009, 21:09 PM IST