AGARTALA: The Tripura government announced to launch an initiative through which it will provide government jobs to a member of the families of people who were killed in political violence since March 2018.
State law minister Ratan Lal Nath announced the initiative and headed a six-member committee to scrutinise the applications received for the job on Tuesday, December 22. Sources have stated that the families had been petitioning the government for jobs to earn a livelihood.
The committee scrutinised 10 applications at its first meeting and shortlisted seven that stood eligible as per the requirement but it recommended jobs for six as one of the eligible applicants was found lacking the requisite educational qualification.
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