Agartala: Apr 20: Purnachandra Jamatia (40) has been elected as Chief Executive Member(CEM)of Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC)today. Purnachandra has won the election as a candidate of TIPRA MOTHA from Killa- Bagma constituency of Gomati district.
Former chief secretary of Tripura GK Roy administered the oath to all the 18 elected members of the party including its chairman Pradyot Kishore Deb Barman. Pradyot has been projected as the CEM before the election, and after the party won ADC, he had led the team to the Governor to stake his claim to from the new council.
After his two day visit to Delhi, Pradyot suddenly changed his mind to become the CEM and choose one of his trusted colleagues for the post.