Tripura : High powered team to look into socio-economic problems faced by the tribals

January 11, 2018, 11:31 pm
By:Pradip Chakrabory
 Agartala (Tripura):With a view to find out the  socio-economic problems faced by tribals living in Tripura, the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh  has  instructed to form a special committee  consisting of  his ministry’s officials. 
 
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has directed  his ministry to constitute a   high powered  committee at the earliet . Singh  informed the decision through tweet.The  decision has brought   happiness among all the  hill people of the state . IPFT, a tribal based regional party has  expressed their happiness over the proposal  for the  formation of a  high powered  committee. Jubilation and merry making  were seen in the pockets  dominated by IPFT supporters .
 
N. C. Debbarma, chairman of IPFT said   that the  formation of high power committee is  a welcome sign   for  the indigenous  people of Triputra . Recently an IPFT delegation  submitted a memorandum to the   Home Minister  in which they demanded  the creation of Tipriland  consisting  of TTAADC areas. 
 
With the initiative of Assam Finance minister H BSharma the IPFT team was able to meet the Home Minister   and later Prime Minister. IPFT is  a possible ally of BJP for the ensuing assembly election. The party chief  N. C. Debbarma said that IPFT is now ready to align  with the BJP  for seat sharing discussion. For the proposed   talks IPFT has formed a 8 member committee recently. This committee will hold  talk with BJP leaders for possible  seat sharing .
 
IPFT has a  strong base in hilly areas especially among younger  generations. 
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