Biplab Deb to be Tripura’s New Chief Minister

The Bharatiya Janata Party has named the party’ State president Biplab Kumar Deb as the chief ministerial candidate for Tripura. He will replace Manik Sarkar. Jishnu Devvarma has been named for Deputy Chief Minister.

The decision was announced after the meeting of BJP Legislature Party in Agartala. The swearing-in ceremony is likely to be held on March 8.
Source- The Outlook
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Exams-
  • Tripura Capital- Agartala, Governor- Tathagata Roy.