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Tripura election '18: Amit Shah confident about BJP's govt

Tripura election '18: Amit Shah confident about BJP's govt

At another rally in Chawmanu, Shah accused the Left government of practising politics of violence. "There is anger against the CPIM govt throughout the state, due to their misrule Tripura stands last, when it comes to development", Shah said. Shah also spelled out the various development schemes extended to the state by the BJP-led government at Centre and said that Rs 950 crore have been granted to the state since the NDA government came to power. For two days he was untraceable. "The government of "Lal Bhai" and its cadres have looted Tripura for 25 years in the name of development..."

The BJP is contesting in 51 seats, while its alliance partner Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) has fielded candidates in nine seats.

Ahead of the Assembly polls to be held next Sunday, Shah made a host of promises to the people of the state, including smart phones for youths, implementation of the seventh pay commission for government employees from the next day of his party being voted to power and action against chit fund scam accused, reports PTI. There is anger against the Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI-M) government throughout the state. Tripura has over 7 lakh educated unemployed, a figure, chief minister Manik Sarkar, had told TOI must be seen in the context of the rising problem of unemployment across the country.

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Shah said he visited the state 18 times till now and were aware of the people's woes and problems.

The BJP President complained that a section of local administration officials are working at the behest of CPI (M) and appealed them to work impartially and adhere to the model code of conduct. Six Congress MLAs, who first joined the Trinamool Congress (TMC), switched over to the BJP in August previous year. "Girls will be educated for free in Tripura all the way from nursery school to Post Graduation", Shah added.


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