Tripura Elections 2019


Tripura will vote for 2 Lok Sabha elections in two phases - April 7 and 12. The counting of votes will be held on May 23.

The main political parties in Tripura are Communist Party of India (Marxist) - CPI(M), BJP and Congress. In 2004 Lok Sabha election, Communist Party of India (Marxist) won both seats. The winning continued in the 2009 and 2014 Lok Sabha election, where CPI (M) once again won both seats. But the fortune of CPI(M) and Congress were lost. In 2018 Assembly election, the incumbent CPI(M) government was defeated by the BJP and its partner Indigenous Peoples Front of Tripura (IPFT) winning a large majority of seats. The Congress lost most of the seats. For the current Lok Sabha election, BJP and its alliance partner Indigenous Peoples Front of Tripura (IPFT) and the Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripra (INPT) will be posing their candidates.





tripura Election Map


List of Lok Sabha Constituencies

S.No Constituency Name
1Tripura West
2Tripura East


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Tripura Elections 2019 News

Mamata pitches for one-to-one contest against BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha polls

    Updated On : Mar 27,2018   6:38 pm
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday initiated efforts to forge a common front against the BJP in the next Lok Sabha elections meeting leaders including NCP chief Sharad Pawar and BJP's ally Shiv Sena in a bid to ensure one-to-one contest against the ruling alliance throughout the country. View More..

Mamata should better concentrate on her state: Bengal BJP chief

    Updated On : Mar 06,2018   1:10 am
Kolkata, March 6 (IANS) Ridiculing Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee's call for "Delhi Chalo" to her workers, West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh on Monday said after her party's performance in Tripura polls, she should better concentrate on Bengal and stop being a big mouth. View More..

CPI-M alleges electoral law violation in Tripura polls, demands paper slip counting

    Updated On : Feb 20,2018   9:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The CPI-M on Tuesday demanded that the Election Commission order a "thorough probe" into the alleged violations of electoral law during the Tripura polls on Sunday, as also count of VVPAT slips in 13 constituencies. View More..

Tripura polls: EC appoints Special Observer, all borders sealed

    Updated On : Feb 17,2018   8:06 pm
Agartala, Feb 17 (IANS) Hours before Sunday's assembly elections in Left-ruled Tripura, the Election Commission has appointed a Special Observer while the authorities have sealed the international and inter-state borders with Tripura. View More..

Congress, Left parties have 'secret pact' for Tripura polls: Modi

    Updated On : Feb 15,2018   8:26 pm
Agartala/Santir Bazar (Tripura), Feb 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accused the Congress and Left parties of having a "secret understanding" for the February 18 Tripura Assembly polls. View More..

In Tripura's politics women certainly matter

    Updated On : Feb 15,2018   4:12 pm
Agartala, Feb 15 (IANS) The Assembly polls in Tripura on Sunday will see 23 women contesting, including two pitted against Chief Minister Manik Sarkar. The northeastern state has also seen a marked rise in the percentage of women voters -- touted as the highest in the country so far. View More..

A week ahead of February 18 Tripura polls, CPI-M candidate dies

    Updated On : Feb 11,2018   9:00 pm
Agartala, Feb 11 (IANS) A week ahead of the February 18 Assembly elections, a sitting CPI-M MLA and candidate in Charilam in western Tripura died on Sunday evening due to cardiac arrest, an official said here. View More..

Candidates with criminal background decreasing in Tripura polls: Report

    Updated On : Feb 10,2018   7:48 pm
Agartala, Feb 10 (IANS) Compared with the 2013 Tripura assembly polls, the number of candidates facing criminal charges in the February 18 polls have decreased by one per cent to 7 per cent, a report said here on Saturday. View More..

Tripura polls outcome to push anti-BJP politics: Yechury

    Updated On : Jan 31,2018   9:54 pm
Agartala, Jan 31 (IANS) The result of Tripura's February 18 assembly polls would boost "anti-BJP" national politics, Communist Party of India-Marxist General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said on Wednesday. View More..

Congress releases list of candidates for Tripura polls

    Updated On : Jan 27,2018   8:38 pm
Agartala, Jan 27 (IANS) The Congress on Saturday released its list of candidates for next month's elections to the 60-seat Tripura Assembly, and threw open the door for an alliance with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress (TMC). View More..

Notifications for February 18 Tripura polls issued

    Updated On : Jan 24,2018   6:04 pm
Agartala, Jan 24 (IANS) The statutory notifications for the February 18 elections to the 60-member Tripura Assembly were issued on Wednesday, an official here said. View More..

Tripura polls: LF candidates' list has both old, new faces

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   7:00 pm
Agartala, Jan 23 (IANS) The ruling Left Front on Tuesday released its list of candidates for the 60-member Tripura Assembly polls, featuring both old and new faces, with seven of the nominees being women. The state election is slated for February 18. View More..

Tripura polls: LF nominees' list has both old, new faces

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   6:18 pm
Agartala, Jan 23 (IANS) The ruling Left Front on Tuesday released its list of candidates for the 60-member Tripura Assembly polls, featuring both old and new faces, with seven of the nominees being women. The state election is slated for February 18. View More..

Over 230 officials transferred ahead of Tripura polls

    Updated On : Jan 20,2018   3:52 pm
Agartala, Jan 20 (IANS) Ahead of the February 18 polls, over 230 officials, including 10 returning officers, besides police, have been transferred in Tripura to comply with the poll panel's orders, an official said here on Saturday. View More..

Tripura polls will be a Waterloo for BJP: Yechury

    Updated On : May 21,2017   8:36 pm
Agartala, May 21 (IANS) The BJP might think it is unstoppable in Indian polls, but the assembly elections in Left-ruled Tripura in February next year would a Waterloo for it, CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said here on Sunday. View More..

National, Tripura issues to dominate CPI-M meet in Delhi

    Updated On : Apr 17,2017   4:46 pm
New Delhi/Agartala, April 17 (IANS) Current national political issues and issues relating to election-bound Tripura are likely to dominate the two-day Central Committee meeting of the CPI-M in New Delhi starting from Tuesday, party sources said on Monday. View More..