15 Aug 2018
Will provide corruption-free govt: Tripura CM in maiden I-Day speech
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, in his maiden Independence Day address today, assured people that he would strive to provide an unbiased and corruption-free government.
The CM, after unfurling the Tricolor at Assam Rifles ground in Tripura's capital Agartala, called for effective coordination between the state administration, neighboring countries, and the Center.
Tripura shares a 156-km-long border with Bangladesh.
Deb says no to partiality and development for all
"There is no space for bias or partiality in our policies. The administration shall work for the development of everyone," CM Deb asserted.
Talking about the key achievements of the BJP-IPFT coalition government in the past five months, the Chief Minister said a fair and transparent employment policy was introduced in the state with a focus on accountability and merit.
God resides in the country where women are worshiped: Deb
Lauding the women achievers who made it big in the national and international games, including ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar and kickboxer Nistha Chakraborty, Deb said, "God resides in the country where women are worshipped."
The Chief Minister of the northeastern state thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his initiatives to bring about development in the state and the northeastern region.
Deb also pointed out need to curb drug menace
Deb stressed the need to curb drug abuse among youth. "Combating addiction is very necessary for the progress of the youth in the state," the CM observed.
Independence Day parade in Tripura instilled pride among spectators
Around 40 police officers from Mizoram, along with personnel of Border Security Force, Central Reserve Police Force, Assam Rifles, Tripura State Rifles, Tripura Police, and National Cadet Corps, took part in the Independence Day parade this morning at Assam Rifles ground.
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