Lok Sabha election: EC declares polling in 168 booths across Tripura West constituency 'void', repolling to be held on 12 May
The Election Commission has directed the Tripura Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) to ensure that wide publicity is given in Tripura West polling areas. It also directed the official to inform political parties and contesting candidates about the fresh poll.
BJP general secretary Ram Madhav has described the CPM's decision to not contest an Assembly seat in Tripura due to alleged violence as a lame attempt to "hide its defeat and its inability to reach out to people"
Tripura Assembly election: Left will win despite exit polls predicting otherwise, says Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy
Veteran communist leader Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy on Wednesday expressed doubts over the two exit polls which predicted the BJP's win in Tripura elections
A week ahead of the 18 February Assembly elections, a sitting CPM MLA and candidate in Charilam in western Tripura died on Sunday evening due to cardiac arrest, an official said.