The Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) warmly greets the people of Tripura for electing the Left Front to a historic fifth successive term in office. With this reelection, the seventh Left Front Government will be formed in Tripura.The Left Front has won a sweeping victory getting 50 out of the 60 assembly seats. This is one more than the tally of 49 won in the previous election.
The Left Front has won a majority in 13 out of the 15 nagar panchayats. It has also retained the Agartala Municipal Council by winning 28 out of the 35 seats. The Left Front has won 81 per cent of the seats in the municipal council and the nagar panchayats.This decisive victory is confirmation of the confidence that the people of Tripura repose in the CPI(M) and the Left Front.
In the elections held to the Tripura Tribal Autonomous District Council, the Left Front has won all 25 results declared so far. Elections were held for 27 seats and election to one seat was countermanded due to the death of a candidate. The results of the remaining two seats are expected late in the night.