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Tripura 2023 results highlights: After BJP+ retains power, PM Modi says ‘proud’

Tripura assembly election 2023 results highlights: The BJP and the Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura secured 32 seats to return to power for the second time in a row.  Tipra Motha emerged as the second-largest party in its first assembly election.
As the BJP retains Tripura, Dr Manik Saha is likely to remain the chief minister.
As the BJP retains Tripura, Dr Manik Saha is likely to remain the chief minister.

Tripura assembly election 2023 results highlights: The BJP and the Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura retained the state with 32 seats – BJP 31 and the IPFT 1. With 13 seats, Tipra Motha is ahead of the Left which won 11 seats. The Congress won only 3 seats. Dr Manik Saha is likely to continue as the chief minister. ...Read More

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Mar 2, 2023 8:45 PM IST

‘Will perform role of constructive opposition, but…’: Tipra Motha chief

The Tipra Motha which emerged as the second-largest party after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Tripura assembly election results on Thursday, said that it would perform the role of a "constructive opposition", but not be with the CPM or Congress.

Mar 2, 2023 7:17 PM IST

‘Evident BJP is people’s preference': Amit Shah 

Mar 2, 2023 6:37 PM IST

Sarbananda Sonowal congratulates BJP

Union Minister and Former Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal congratulates all the BJP karyakartas for spectacular victory in the elections. 

Mar 2, 2023 6:13 PM IST

BJP retains power with 32 seats, Tipra Motha gets 13

BJP has come to to power once again in Tripura as it bagged a majority of 32 seats, followed by Tipra Motha with 13 seats. Meanwhile, the Congress bagged 3 seats, and CPI(M) got 11.

Mar 2, 2023 5:55 PM IST

‘Thank you Tripura’, tweets PM Modi

Mar 2, 2023 5:09 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: BJP alliance retains power

The BJP bagged 30 seats while the Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura (IPFT) got one. The saffron party is leading in two more seats as results of 57 seats were declared on Thursday.

Mar 2, 2023 4:15 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Ramdas Athawala says Rahul Gandhi wasted time

As Union minister Ramdas Athawale's RPI wins two seats in Nagaland, the minister said North-East developed under PM's guidance "We’ll win 2024 elections. Rahul Gandhi wasted time with Bharat Jodo Yatra. Congress is breaking. They lost Tripura," Athawale said.

Mar 2, 2023 4:12 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Colours of celebration

Mar 2, 2023 3:28 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: What Manik Saha's win signifies | 5 points

1. The victory of the BJP as well as Dr Manik Saha shows that the BJP was right in replacing Biplab Deb at the very last moment. Biplab Deb was replaced after the RSS found out that Deb had cost the party a loss in popularity through his misgovernance.

2. Dr Manik Saha's 'Mr Clean' image has worked well in the state.

3. Manik Saha had only 10 months but the results prove that he managed to do a decent job of saving the party's image.

4. Dr Saha's medical feat is also awe-inspiring for many voters. In January, Saha shared on Twitter how he conducted surgery on a 10-year-old boy after a long time at Tripura Medical College. Netizens praised him for still performing his duties as a doctor and said it was “truly inspiring”.

5. The victory also makes way for a second term for Dr Saha as the chief minister.

Mar 2, 2023 3:05 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Manik Saha, Biplab Deb join celebrations at party office

Mar 2, 2023 2:52 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Northeast rejected Mamata Banerjee, says BJP

“BJP has retained Tripura despite a Left-Congress alliance and an ambitious TMC, which has drawn a blank and voted fewer (<1%) votes than NOTA! TMC had acquired 12 Congress MLAs in Meghalaya. The tally now stands reduced at 5. The NE has rejected Mamata Banerjee. WB will be next…,” BJP's Amit Malviya said.

Mar 2, 2023 2:50 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Trinamool has not yet opened its account

The Trinamool Congress, which tried to expand its footprint in the Northeastern state, has failed to open its account so far.

Mar 2, 2023 2:19 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: 'What can be better than this?' Manik Saha

As Dr Manik Saha collected his winning certificate, he said, "I am feeling god and after winning I am getting this certificate so what can be better than this."

Mar 2, 2023 1:27 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Will do a post-election analysis, says Manik Saha

"We had said earlier also that BJP will once again form the government with the majority and the results so far are showing that we are forming the government. I thank PM Modi, Amit Shah, JP Nadda, Rajnath Singh and all party workers," Dr Manik Saha said.

"We were expecting more seats and will do a post-election analysis as to why it didn't happen. I'm going to collect the (winning) certificate. The date for the swearing-in ceremony will be decided after consultation with the central leadership," Dr Saha added.

Mar 2, 2023 1:24 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Date of swearing-in to be decided after consultation with the central leadership

Chief minister Dr Manik Saha who will continue as the chief minister said the date for the swearing-in ceremony will be decided after consultation with the central leadership. Manik Saha wins from the Town Bordowali constituency.

Mar 2, 2023 1:10 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Will BJP ally with Tipra Motha?

According to the trends, BJP+ is comfortably set to form the government. However, on the possibility of taking the support of the Debbarma-led party, BJP chief spokesperson Subrata Chakraborty said, "Except Greater Tipraland, the BJP is ready to accept all their demands."

Mar 2, 2023 12:59 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live 'We are forming the next govt in the state,' says BJP

"We are forming the next government in the state as we have been saying since the beginning. Two central leaders -- Phanindranath Sarma and Sambit Patra -- are here to oversee the situation, and hopefully, more central leaders will be arriving today," Tripura BJP spokesperson Subrata Chakraborty said

Mar 2, 2023 12:41 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: BJP says ready to accept all demands of Tipra Motha except…

Ready to accept all demands of Tipra Motha, except for Greater Tipraland: Tripura BJP chief spokesperson Subrata Chakraborty to PTI

Mar 2, 2023 12:33 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Celebrations begin at BJP camp

Sweets are being distributed at CM Manik Saha's residence in Agartala as the party is set to taste the power once again as it leads on 32 seats out of 60

Mar 2, 2023 12:20 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: BJP wins Mohanpur

BJP candidate Ratan Lal Nath won from Mohanpur seat securing 19,128 votes beating TIPRA Motha candidate Tapas Dey who got 11,781 votes.

Mar 2, 2023 12:00 PM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Tipra Motha's first win in Simna

Tipra Motha candidate Brishaketu Debbarma won from Simna ( ST) constituency securing 22,164 votes. Debbarma was former IPFT MLA. He defeated nearest rival CPM candidate Kumodh Debbarma who got 5,679 votes

Mar 2, 2023 11:58 AM IST

Tripura election constituency-wise winner list 2023: List of leading, trailing candidates

Tripura is projecting an interesting fight as Congress+ and Tipra Motha's leads increased. See full list of leading, trailing candidates

Mar 2, 2023 11:21 AM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: What Pradyot Deb Barma said about alliance before election

““A lot of people have speculated in the last three days that we are about to form an alliance. I have said it before and I am saying it again that unless we get in writing from the government of India that our demands will be met constitutionally, I will not form any alliance. I don’t blame the people who don’t believe it. Because in 46 years, after 1977, every regional Tiprasa political party has gone to Delhi and has come back with an agreement before the election. But after the election, Tiprasa doesn’t get anything,” Pradyot said in January

Mar 2, 2023 11:14 AM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Can Cong+ and Tipra Motha change the game?

According to the lastet updates, BJP's leading figure has come down to 31 as Tipra Motha advanced its leads to 11 and the Congress+ stands at 17. However, Tipra Motha did not agree to join any of the alliance before the election

Mar 2, 2023 11:08 AM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Trends at 11am

No result has been declared yet in Tripura and only latest trends are emerging as the counting is on.

1. BJP leading in 31 sets. 31 is the majority mark

2. Congress and Left leading in 16 seats

3. Tipra Motha is leading in 12 seats

Mar 2, 2023 10:08 AM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Tipra Motha's impressive beginning as per trends

Tipra Motha's first assembly debut looks impressive as per the early trends as the party is leading in Charilam ( ST) seat. Deputy CM is in second position. Tipra Motha is also leading in Teliamura seat.

Mar 2, 2023 9:44 AM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Who is leading where

Khowai: CPM leading

Jubrajnagar: BJP leading

Khayerpur: BJP leading

Kalyanpur- Pramodnagar - BJP leading

Sabroom: CPM candidate and CPM state secretary Jitendra Chaudhury is leading

Asharambari ( ST) seat: Tipra Motha leading

Bamutia: CPM leading

Panisagar: BJP leading

Matarbari: BJP leading

Bagma: BJP leading

Suryamaninagar: Congress leading

Kanchanpur ( ST): Independent leading

Simna: Tipra Motha leading

Bagbassa: CPM leading

Kamalpur: BJP leading

Mar 2, 2023 9:16 AM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Candidate-wise leading/trailing

BJP candidate and CM Manik Saha is leading Congress's Asish Kumar Saha is leading in Town Bordowali seat

Sitting MLA and Congress leader Sudip Roy Barman is leading BJP's Papia Dutta in Agartala seat.

BJP candidate Surajit Datta is leading in Ramnagar seat, TMC's Pujan Biswas is trailing

CPM's Pabitra Kar is trailing in Khayerpur

Congress president Birajit Sinha is leading in Kailasahar seat

 

Mar 2, 2023 9:15 AM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: Postal ballot counting still on

"Postal ballot count is still going on. There are around 1,200 postal votes in all 60 seats. We expect the count of postal ballots to be over by around 10am. Simultaneously we have started counting of EVMs in all seats at 8:30 am and details of the trends after first round of counting will be available soon," Kiran Gitte, CEO Tripura

Mar 2, 2023 9:07 AM IST

Tripura election 2023 results live: 5 things to know about Manik Saha

Manik Saha became the chief minister of Tripura replacing Biplab Deb -- in a strategic decision of the part. With the BJP alliance retaining power, Manik Saha may remain the chief minister for another term.

1. Dr Manik Saha is a 70-year-old medical practitioner.

2. In 2022, he contested his first election from the Town Bardowali Assembly constituency in a bypoll. He is contesting this seat in this assembly election.

3. Manik Saha won the only Rajya Sabha seat in Tripura last year.

4. Apart from being a renowned doctor, Manik Saha is also known as a former badminton player.

5. Manik Saha quit Congress in 2016

Mar 2, 2023 8:49 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: Early trends of 60 seats out

BJP is leading in 39 seats, while the alliance of the Congress and the Left is leading in 15 seats and Tipra is leading in 6 seats, according to the early trends. 

Mar 2, 2023 8:37 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: Early leads give BJP majority mark

In the 60-member Tripura Assembly, the majority mark is 31. Early leads show BJP is leading in 34 seats, while the Congress and the Left alliance is aleading in 14 seats. Tipra Motha is at third leading in 6 seats.

This is early leads. Result of no seats announced by the electin commission in Tripura.

Mar 2, 2023 8:25 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: 5 points on the early trends

1. The counting began at 8am. First, the postal ballots are counted.

2. The trends emerging now are the verdict of postal ballots. Early leads of around 40 out of 60 seats are now available

3. BJP-alliance is leading in 26 seats, Congress-Left is leading in 9 seats, and Tipra leading in 5 seats.

4. The majrity mark is 31.

5. The trend may get changed once the EVM votes are counted.

Mar 2, 2023 8:20 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: Tipra Motha leading in 4 seats

Pradyot Deb Barma's Tipra Motha is leading in four seats as of now, behind the Congress-CPM allaiance and the BJP alliance.

Mar 2, 2023 8:15 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: BJP gets early lead

The BJP alliance in Tripura gets early lead as it is ahead in 17 seats. The Congress-Left combine is leading in 6 seats. The majority mark is 31. 

Mar 2, 2023 8:07 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: Early trends to emerge soon

The early trends will emerge at arund 10am with a clear indicatin of whether the exit polls got it right. Postal ballots are counted first.

Mar 2, 2023 7:48 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: Manik Saha seeks blessings from Mata Tripura Sundari temple ahead of counting

Mar 2, 2023 7:34 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: 5 things to know about Pradyot Deb Barma

Tipra Motha's impressive win in the tribal council election in 2021 makes Tipra Motha and Pradyot Deb Barma a formidable force in Tripura. If no party gets the majority, Deb Barma will emerge as the kingmaker.

Here are 5 things to know about Tripura's king who can also become the kingmaker

1. Kirit Pradyot Manikya Deb Barman is the head of the Tripuri royal family and the titular king.

2. His political career started with the Congress but he left the party in 2019.

3. Born in New Delhi, his childhood was spent in Shillong, Meghalaya.

4. Pradyot's father Kirit Bikram Deb Barma was a three-time Congress MP and his mther Bibhu Kumari was a two-time Congress MLA, who also served as a minister in Tripura.

5. Pradyot also served as the editor of The Northeast Today.

Mar 2, 2023 7:19 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: Why Tipra Motha matters

According to the exit polls, the Tipra Motha is set to make a mark with two-digit numbers in its first assembly election. The Congress and the CPM alliance have already welcomed Tipra Motha to join the alliance in a situation where no party gets the majority.

Tipra Motha won the majority in the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council Elections.

Mar 2, 2023 7:14 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: Scene at a counting centre in Agartala

A counting centre at Umakanta Academy Complex in Agartala.
A counting centre at Umakanta Academy Complex in Agartala.
Mar 2, 2023 7:11 AM IST

Tripura election result 2023 live: When and where to check/watch result

The counting begins at 8am and the early trends will start coming from 10am. The live results can be checked from the Voter Helpline app and the election commission website. Details here

Mar 2, 2023 7:09 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: What is Tipra Motha? Who is Pradyot Deb Barman

Tipra Motha, also known as Tipraha Indigenous Progressive Regional Alliance, is a regional party founded in 2019 by Pradyot Bikram Manikya Deb Barma, a former Congressman and the titular king of the Tripuri royal family.

Mar 2, 2023 7:03 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: A BJP CM if BJP-IPFT gets majority

As already decided between the BJP and the coalition partner, Tripura will get a BJP chief minister if the BJP-IPFT gets majority and retains power.

Mar 2, 2023 6:59 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: Security tightened across the state

The counting will be held in 21 counting locations. Civil dress police personnel have been posted at the counting centres. Police picketing has been arranged near all party offices and sensitive areas.

Mar 2, 2023 6:55 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: BJP confident its voteshare will increase

In 2018, the BJP created history by wresting the state from the Left parties. As there is no prediction of any change in BJP's winning streak, the party is expecting to further its voteshare. "People in North-East saw good work done by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and that's why our government is being elected in these states. I think a favourable trend will be seen in these three states again, our vote share will increase," BJP's Rituraj Sinha said.

Mar 2, 2023 6:54 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: What did the exit polls predict?

India Today-Axis My India exit poll predicted that BJP would get 36-45 seats and the Left-Congress will get 6-11 seats. The exit poll gave 9-16 seats to Tipra Motha.

The ZeeNews-Matrize exit poll predicted that BJP-IPFT will get 29-36 seats in the 60-member House. It said Left-Congress combine is poised to get 13-21 seats and Tipra Motha 11-16.

The ETG-Times Now poll predicted BJP would get 24 seats, Left-Congress would get 21 seats and Tipra Motha 14 seats. The BJP won 36 seats in the 2018 assembly election.

Mar 2, 2023 6:47 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: What happened in 2018?

In the 2018 results, the BJP won 36 seats and its ally IPET won 18 constituencies. The CPM won 16 seats and the Congress drew a blank.

The 2023 Tripura elections are the first time that the Left and the Congress came together in the state.

Mar 2, 2023 6:47 AM IST

Tripura election 2023 result live: Know about major seats, heavyweight candidates

A total of 259 candidates are in the three-cornered battle among the BJP-IPET, the Left-Congress alliance, and Tipra Motha. Chief minister Manik Saha is contesting from the Town Bardowali constituency, while Union minister Pratima Bhowmik is fighting from the Dhanpur constituency in the Sepahijala district. CPI(M) state secretary Jitendra Chaudhury is contesting from the Sabroom seat. Read 

Mar 2, 2023 6:39 AM IST

Tripura assembly election 2023 result live: Section 144 imposed in state

As a preparation for the counting, prohibitory order under Section 144 has been imposed across the state from ppm on March 1 to 6am on March 3. Essential services and examinations have been kept out of its purview.

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