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Biplab taking oath as Tripura CM


PRASENJIT SAHA
AGARTALA: The stage is set in Tripura for Biplab Kumar Deb to take oath as Chief Minister on Friday. Governor Tathagata Roy will administer Deb and 11 others the oath of office and secrecy at an open ceremony in the Assam Rifles Ground.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to attend the swearing in ceremony along with BJP president Amit Shah who arrived in the capital on Thursday afternoon.

Assam Chief minister Sarbanabda Sonowal, his Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Manipur counterparts namely Neiphu Rio, Pema Khandu, Conrad Sangma and Biren Singh and top BJP leaders are attending the function.

Party leaders and workers greeted Amit Shah as the BJP president landed in the capital city straightly from Kohima where he attended the swearing in ceremony of NDPP leader Neiphu Rio.

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