CM files nomination for Assembly Election 2023

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Agartala, Jan 30, 2023, By Our Correspondent


Agartala: Jan 30: Tripura Chief Minister Prof. Dr. Manik Saha and state BJP president Rajib Bhattacharjee on Monday for filing of their nomination papers for the Assembly elections.

Monday is the last date for filing of nomination papers for the Tripura Assembly elections slated for February 16. While CM Manik Saha is set to file his nomination for Town Bardowali constituency again, the BJP state party president will submit his nomination for Banamalipur Assembly constituency, said a senior party leader.

Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Vishwasharma and Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh and BJP's North East Coordinator Dr. Sambit Patra and Mayor of Agartala Municipal Corporation Deepak Majumder are present.

All the BJP nominees for 55 Assembly constituencies will submit the nomination papers on Monday, he said, adding that former chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb will accompany the party candidates in Dharmanagar sub-division in North Tripura district during the filing of nominations.

The BJP is contesting 55 seats in the 60-member Tripura Assembly and has given five seats to ally IPFT.