THE 23rd state conference of the CPI(M) Tripura was held on February 25-26, 2022. The conference gave a clarion call: “Undertake all-out efforts, ideological, political and organisational, to be a competent defender of democracy.”

The conference was held following a mammoth rally in Vivekananda Ground on the previous day. The conference started with flag hoisting by Sitaram Yechury, general secretary of the Party. Floral wreaths were placed at the martyrs’ column and condolence resolution was placed in the memory of the 22 martyrs killed by BJP-IPFT goons in the last four years. The conference adopted another condolence resolution in memory of the Party comrades and progressive personalities who passed away since the last conference.

Seventy-member new state committee, including eight women, was unanimously elected. Nine new members were elected to the state committee. Jitendra Choudhury was elected as the state secretary and a  16 member state secretariat was also elected. Four are new members in the secretariat.