Tripura Legislative Assembly election- 18th Feb 2018


The legislative assembly election will be held on 18 February 2018 to elect members of the 60 constituencies in Tripura.
The tenure of Tripura Legislative Assembly ends on 6 March 2018. The Left Front led by Manik Sarkar is seeking re-election, having governed Tripura since the 1998 election.
The Election Commission announced that the Legislative Assembly elections in Tripura will be held on 18 February 2018 and the results will be announced on 3 March 2018.


Polling Date:- 18 February 2018 (Sunday)

Result Date:- 3rd March 2018 (Saturday)

All 60 seats in the Tripura Legislative Assembly

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Leader Manik Sarkar Birajit Sinha Biplab Kumar Deb
Alliance Left Front UPA NDA
Leader’s seat Dhanpur Kailashahar Banamalipur
Last election 49 10 0
Current seats (2014 Election) 50 2 7

Incumbent Chief Minister
Manik Sarkar
Event Date Day
Date for nominations 24 Jan 2018 Wednesday
Last date for filing nominations 31 Jan 2018 Wednesday
Date for scrutiny of nominations 1 Feb 2018 Thursday
Last date for withdrawal of candidatures 3 Feb 2018 Saturday
Date of poll 18 Feb 2018 Sunday
Date of counting 3 Mar 2018 Saturday
Date before which the election shall be completed 5 Mar 2018 Monday

Quick facts for Tripura Election

Parliamentary Constituencies 2
Assembly Constituencies 60
Ruling Party Communist Party of India (Marxist)
Opposition Party BJP
Chief Minister Shri Manik Sarkar
Governor Tathagata Roy
Chief Electoral Officer Sriram Taranikanti
CEO’s Address New Civil Secretariat Agartala, Tripura-799010