Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma presented the state's first e-budget with a deficit of Rs 2149.04 crore in the Assembly here proposing no fresh taxes.
"The govt will present the first e-Budget in the Assembly and each legislator will be provided with a tablet (computer) with details of the Budget," Sarma told reporters.
With virtually no political challenger visible to the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will the ruling party now call for general elections ahead of schedule?
The NPP exuded confidence that the party would form the next government in Meghalaya saying the people of the Northeastern state were looking for a change.
BJP leader Himanta Sarma was sent to Shillong by the party leadership to try and form a non-Congress government in Meghalaya amid likelihood of a split verdict.
Outgoing Tripura CM Manik Sarkar can take shelter in West Bengal, Kerala or neighbouring Bangladesh as the BJP is going to form the next govt in the state, Himanta said.
BJP will form the government after winning around 45 seats in the 60-member Tripura Assembly, Assam Minister and BJP in-charge for the state Himanta Biswa Sarma said.
PM Moid accused the Congress and Left parties of having a "secret understanding" for the February 18 Tripura Assembly polls.
With announcement of assembly elections in Tripura due soon, strident political attacks have become the order of the day in the Left-ruled state.
Kiren Rijiju, who has been made in-charge of Nagaland by Amit Shah, said that he will carry Prime Minister Narendra Modi's message to the people of the northeast.
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