Tripura polls: Jaitley releases BJP vision document

ANI | Updated: Feb 11, 2018 18:08 IST

Tripura polls: Jaitley releases BJP vision document .

Agartala (Tripura) [India], Feb 11 (ANI): Union Finance Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley released the BJP vision document, here on Sunday .

The party, looking to expand its presence in the north-east states, is working in a systematic manner, according to Jaitley .

"In Tripura, during the last Assembly elections, we had limited support in the north-east states . The BJP through an organised and planner manner, worked in every state, to garner support and importance," Jaitley said .

Jaitley also went on to say that a wave of anger runs in the state today against Communist Party of India (Marxist) .

"The people of Tripura have actually revolted against the traditional political parties which dominated the state's politics ever since the it got the designation of a full state . A wave of anger in the form of anti-incumbency against CPI (M) is present in the state today," he added .

BJP and CPI (M) will take on each other as tough contenders for the upcoming Tripura polls slated for February 18 .

The results will be declared on March 3 . (ANI)