Agartala: Apr 18: TTAADC oath taking ceremony completed after a landslide victory, the newly formed ‘TIPRA MOTHA’ today. They took over the governance of the politically important Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council.
TIPRA Motha’s alli Indigenous Nationalist Party(INPT) general secretary Jagadish Debbarma has taken oath as Chairman of the TTAADC and Purnachandra Jamatia has been choosen as new Chief Executive Member(CEM).
Tripura’s royal scion Pradyut Deb Barman said that following the principle of ‘one man one post’ he gave up of the CEM post. The result of the electios to the TTAADC are a major setback for the BJP- IPFT, which grabed power in Tripura in 2018 after defeating the CPIM that ruled the state for 25 years.
The TTAADC was constituted under 6th schedule of the Indian Constitution in June 1982 for the socio economic development of the tribals.