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Tripura to be gateway of Southeast Asian countries: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that with help from the Bangladesh government, and by using their ports and other infrastructure, Tripura would become the gateway to Southeast Asian countries. Apart from its 165 km border with Assam and Mizoram, Tripura is all surrounded by Bangaladesh with which it shares a 856 km border.… Continue reading Tripura to be gateway of Southeast Asian countries: PM

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PM Modi unveils statue of Tripura’s last Maharaja

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday unveiled a statue of Tripura's last ruler, Maharaja Bir Bikram Kishore Manikya (reigned 1923-47), at the airport which was renamed after him in July last year. Modi unveiled the 7.5-foot-high, fibre glass statue, designed and built by the faculty and students of Tripura government's Art and Craft College at… Continue reading PM Modi unveils statue of Tripura’s last Maharaja

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In Tripura, Modi dedicates new train line to nation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday dedicated a 23.32-km railway track in southern Tripura to the nation and inaugurated the new complex of Tripura Institute of Technology (TIT) at Narsingarh, near here. The 23.32-km Garjee-Belonia section, built at a cost of Rs 400 crore, is part of the Rs 3,407-crore Agartala-Sabroom (115 km) national railway… Continue reading In Tripura, Modi dedicates new train line to nation

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“Chaiwalla works with good intentions”, says PM Modi in Tripura

Prime Minister  Modi addressed his third public rally of the day in the northeast at Agartala, Tripura on Saturday. He alleged that “an olympic” is going on among the leaders of ‘mahamilawat’ to see “who hurls more abuses at Modi.” He said, “All the partners of ‘mahamilawat’ have understood that the youth, the poor and… Continue reading “Chaiwalla works with good intentions”, says PM Modi in Tripura

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Want to free country from infiltrators: PM Modi on Citizenship Bill in Assam

Amid protests over Citizenship Bill in Northeast, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed a rally in Assam and said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government at the Centre wants to free the country from infiltrators. We want to implement Clause 6 of the Assam Accord at the earliest: PM Modi PM Modi was shown… Continue reading Want to free country from infiltrators: PM Modi on Citizenship Bill in Assam

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Will give 5 officers highest state honour if Centre takes their medals away, says Mamata Banerjee

According to Ministry of Home Affairs sources, the government has decided to take stern action against five senior police officers who participated in a street protest with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. At a time the Centre is considering action against police officers who were involved in the face-off between the Kolkata Police and… Continue reading Will give 5 officers highest state honour if Centre takes their medals away, says Mamata Banerjee