State Tripura at a Glance

Important Facts about Tripura

State

Tripura
State Map
Capital Agartala
Date of Formation 21 January 1972
Chief Minister Present Chief Minister – Shri Biplab Kumar Deb

List of Chief Ministers of Tripura

First Chief Minister – Sachindra Lal Singh
Governor Present Governor – Shri Ramesh Bais

List of Governors of Tripura

First Governor – B. K. Nehru

Seat of High Court Tripura High Court (Agartala)

List of Chief Justice of Punjab High Court

Members of Rajya Sabha Total number of Seats – 1

1.  Smt. Jharna Das Baidya (Communist Party of India (Marxist))

Members of Parliment (MP Seats) Total number of Seats – 02

MP Constituencies

Updates as per 2019 Election

1. Tripura East Present MP Tripura, Shri Rebati
2. Tripura West Present MP Bhoumik, Ms. Pratima

MLA Seats Total number of Seats – 60

MLA Constituencies

Updates as per 2019 Election

1. Simna Present MLA Brishaketu Debbarma
2. Mohanpur Present MLA Ratan Lal Nath
3. Bamutia Present MLA Krishnadhan Das
4. Barjala Present MLA Dilip Kumar Das
5. Khayerpur Present MLA Ratan Chakraborty
6. Agartala Present MLA Sudip Roy Barman
7. Ramnagar Present MLA Surajit Datta
8. Town Bordowali Present MLA Asish Kumar Saha
9. Banamalipur Present MLA Biplab Kumar Deb
10. Majlishpur Present MLA Sushanta Chowdhury
11. Mandaibazar Present MLA Dhirendra Debbarma
12. Takarjala Present MLA Narendra Chandra Debbarma
13. Pratapgarh Present MLA Rebati Mohan Das
14. Badharghat Present MLA Dilip Sarkar
15. Kamalasagar Present MLA Narayan Chandra Chowdhuri
16. Bishalgarh Present MLA Bhanulal Saha
17. Golaghati Present MLA Birendra Kishore Debbarma
18. Suryamaninagar Present MLA Ram Prasad Paul
19. Charilam Present MLA Jishnu Dev Varma
20. Boxanagar Present MLA Sahid Choudhuri
21. Nalchar Present MLA Subhash Chandra Das
22. Sonamura Present MLA Shyamal Chakraborty
23. Dhanpur Present MLA Manik Sarkar
24. Ramchandraghat Present MLA Prasanta Debbarma
25. Khowai Present MLA Nirmal Biswas
26. Asharambari Present MLA Mevar Kr Jamatia
27. Kalyanpur-Pramodenagar Present MLA Pinaki Das Chowdhury
28. Teliamura Present MLA Kalyani Roy
29. Krishnapur Present MLA Atul Debbarma
30. Bagma Present MLA Ram Pada Jamatia
31. Radhakishorepur Present MLA Pranajit Singha Roy
32. Matarbari Present MLA Biplab Kumar Ghosh
33. Kakraban-Salgarh  Present MLA Ratan Kumar Bhowmik
34. Rajnagar Present MLA Sudhan Das
35. Belonia Present MLA Arun Chandra Bhaumik
36. Santirbazar Present MLA Pramod Reang
37. Hrishyamukh Present MLA Badal Choudhury
38. Jolaibari Present MLA Jashabir Tripura
39. Manu Present MLA Pravat Chowdhury
40. Sabroom Present MLA Sankar Roy
41. Ampinagar Present MLA Sindhu Chandra Jamatia
42. Amarpur Present MLA Ranjit Das
43. Karbook Present MLA Burba Mohan Tripura
44. Raima Valley Present MLA Dhananjoy Tripura
45. Kamalpur Present MLA Manoj Kanti Deb
46. Surma Present MLA Ashis Das
47. Ambassa Present MLA Parimal Debbarma
48. Karmachara Present MLA Diba Chandra Hrangkhawl
49. Chawamanu Present MLA Sambhu Lal Chakma
50. Pabiachhara Present MLA Bhagaban Das
51. Fatikroy Present MLA Sudhangshu Das
52. Chandipur Present MLA Tapan Chakraborti
53. Kailashahar Present MLA Moboshar Ali
54. Kadamtala-Kurti Present MLA Islam Uddin
55. Bagbassa Present MLA Bijita Nath
56. Dharmanagar Present MLA Biswabandhu Sen
57. Jubarajnagar Present MLA Ramendra Chandra Debnath
58. Panisagar Present MLA Binay Bhushan Das
59. Pencharthal Present MLA Santana Chakma
60. Kanchanpur Present MLA Prem Kumar Reang

Number of District 08

Name of the Districts

Dhalai
Gomati
Khowai
North Tripura
Sepahijala
South Tripura
Unakoti
West Tripura

Area 10,491.69 km2
Rank of state by Area 27th
Population(2011) 3,671,032
Literacy rate 87.75 % (2011)
Types Of Religion Hinduism (83.4%), Islam (8.6%), Christianity (4.35%), Buddhism (3.41%), Sikhism (0.02%), Jainism (0.02%), Other or no religion (0.2%)
Neighbouring States Assam, Mizoram
Neighbouring Countries Bangladesh
Main Language Bengali
Other Languages Tripuri, Hindi, Mogh & others
Biggest River Gomati
Number of Rivers 10 (Longai, Juri, Deo, Manu, Dhalai, Khowai, Haroa, Gumti, Muhuri, Fenni)
Number of Lakes 10 (Bramha Kunda lake, M.B.B. College lake, Radha Sagar, Krishna Sagar, Rudra Sagar, Sipahijala lake, Kalyan Sagar, Mahadeb Dighi, Jagannath Dighi, Amar sagar, Kamal Sagar, Dumboor Lake)
Number of Wildlife Sanctuaries 3 (Sipahijala Wildlife Sanctuaries, Rowa Wildlife Sanctuaries, Trishna Wildlife Sanctuaries)
Number of Palaces 3 (Neelmahal, Vijantha Palace, Kunjaban Palace)
Coastline – –
Number of Beaches – –
Number of Mountains – –
Agricultural land [Km2] – –
Forest Land [Km2] 6292.681Km2
Latitude 23.9408° N
Longitude 91.9882° E
Number of Tribes 19 (Bhil, Bhutia, Chaimal, Chakma, Garo, Halam, Jamatia, Khashia, Kuki, Lepcha, Lushai, Mog, Munda, Noatia, Orang, Reang, Santal, Tripuri, Uchui)
City & Town Agartala, Amarpur, Belonia, Dharmanagar, Kailasahar, Kamalpur, Khowai, Kumarghat, Ranirbazar, Sabroom, Udaipur
Transport & Communication Road, Railway, Air
Airports Agartala Airport, Kailashahar Airport, Khowai Airport
International Airports – –
Major Ports – –
Length of National Highways 577.00 Km
Railway Length 192.54 Km
Major Tourist Places Ujjayanta Palace, Tripurasundari Temple, Neermahal Palace, Unakoti, Tripura Government Museum, Heritage Park, Sipahijala Wildlife Sanctuary, Sepahijala Wild Life Sanctuary, Kamaleswari temple, Fourteen Goddess Temple, Jagannath Temple, Fine Art School, Kalyan Sagar Lake, Rudrasagar Lake, ISKCON, Math Chowmuhani, Domboor Lake
Legislative Assembly Name Tripura Legislative Assembly (ত্রিপুরা বিধানসভা)
Emblem  
State Dance – –
State Anthem – –
Cuisine Tripuri rice, Mui Borok, Muitru, Chuak, Thentrwi mwkhwi, Belphui mwkhwi, Thaihtwi mwkhwi, Daskuiya mwkhwtwi, Yasrem mwkhwi, Chakhwtwi kwthwng, Champrai
State Animal Phayre’s Langur (Trachypithecus phayrei)
State Bird Green Imperial Pigeon (Ducula aenea)
State Flower Nageswar (Mesua ferrea)
State Fruit Queen Pineapple (Ananas comosus)
State tree Agar (Aquilaria malaccensis)
Sport – –
Number of National Park 02 (Clouded Leopard National Park, Rajbari National Park)
Movie Industry Name – –
Festivals Durga Puja, Kharchi Puja, Garia Puja, Dewali Festival, Pous Sankranti Mela, Ashokastami Festival, Orange & Tourism Festival, Boat Race
Website tripura.gov.in

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