Tripura News in Brief: Newborn baby girl recovered; 175 Tipra Motha activists quit party, join IPFT

Agartala, Oct 10, 2021, ENEWSTIME Desk

Newborn baby girl recovered

A newborn baby girl was recovered from Bikirna Baidya para at Betaga under Santirbazar subdivision in South Tripura District on Sunday.

According to sources, local people on Sunday morning noticed that a newborn girl child was lying on the roadside at Bikirna Baidya para area.  Immediately, the locals sent the newborn baby to Santirbazar district hospital for treatment.

On hearing about the incident the Belonia Child Line workers rushed to the hospital.

The Child Line workers informed the media they are assuming someone or people left the baby on the roadside last night.

They also said that the baby girl received several injuries on her body as she spent the whole night at the roadside. The treatments of the baby will continue for few days at the hospital, they added.

They said, “After treatment, the baby would be sent to an orphanage following all the necessary guidelines.”


175 Tipra Motha activists quit party, join IPFT

Disillusioned and disgruntled, a group of people quit Tipra Motha and joined IPFT at Kanchanpur subdivision in North Tripura district on Sunday. Led by one Bilendra Reang, a total of 195 voters of 71 families quit the Motha and joined IPFT at Kangrai ADC village under Dasda RD Block in Kanchanpur. In the joining programme, Divisional Committee secretary of IPFT Jiren Reang and other leaders were present.


The new entrants claimed that they were disillusioned at the functioning of Motha. They also alleged high hardness of Motha supporters and their interference are jeopardizing the welfare activities.  


Meanwhile, IPFT which received a serious drubbing and failed to win even a single seat in the last ADC Polls, is trying to regain lost grounds in hill areas in Tripura. In a recently held top-level party meeting, IPFT decided to focus on their pet demand ‘Tipraland’ more vigorously and reach the people.