New Delhi: Tripura BJP President and newly-elected Rajya Sabha member Manik Saha would be the state’s subsequent Chief Minister, following the resignation of present Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Saturday, information company IANS reported.
Deb revealed Saha’s nomination for the highest workplace after the hurriedly convened BJP legislative social gathering convention, indicating that he would give all sorts of assist to the incoming Chief Minister.
Congratulating Saha, Deb on his official Twitter deal with writes,”Congratulations and finest needs to @DrManikSaha2 ji on being elected because the legislature social gathering chief. I consider below PM Shri @narendramodi Ji’s imaginative and prescient and management Tripura will prosper.”
Congratulations and finest needs to @DrManikSaha2 ji on being elected because the legislature social gathering chief.
— Biplab Kumar Deb (@BjpBiplab) May 14, 2022
Who Is Manik Saha?
On March 31, Saha, a 67-year-old dental surgeon-turned-politician, was elected to the Rajya Sabha from Tripura’s lone seat.
Saha, a professor at Tripura Medical Faculty and the B.R. Ambedkar Memorial Instructing Hospital in Agartala, and President of the Tripura Cricket Affiliation joined the BJP in 2016, IANS reported.
Saha, an in depth affiliate of departing Chief Minister Deb, was elected President of the Tripura BJP Pradesh Committee in 2021.
The 60-member Tripura Meeting might be elected subsequent yr. The BJP took management within the state in 2018, ending the CPM-led Left Entrance authorities’s 25-year tenure. This time, it’s up in opposition to the Trinamool Congress, which obtained the third highest vote share within the civic polls held final yr.
(With IANS Inputs)