Opposition parties Communist Party of India (CPI-M) and Congress have demanded a re-poll in 22 polling stations of three assembly constituencies
Voting in the by-elections was not peacefulsaid Congress.
The ruling party created a hostile environment against the voters. Yet many voted. Hopefully our candidates will win.
The President of the Tripura Congress, Birjit Sinha made this statement at a press conference held at the Pradesh Congress Bhavan on Thursday evening.
He said, “Re-voting needs to be done in the 12, 13 and 55 number booth of Agartala center.”
We have already written a letter to the Election Commission for this.
Senior Congress leader Sudip Roy Barman, on Thursday, alleged that Director General of Tripura Police had been missing from the state at a time when violent incidents marred the day of by-elections in four assembly constituencies: Agartala, Bardowali, Surma and Jubarajnagar.