|US Ambassador meets Tripura Governor, CM|
AGARTALA, Oct 11 - The US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster, who paid a two-day maiden visit to Tripura, met the Tripura Governor and the Chief Minister. He also visited the tourist spots in the State during his stay, official sources said today.
Juster met Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb at the State Secretariat on Wednesday after his arrival and discussed business, connectivity and Indo-US relations.
The Ambassador also met Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki. He visited Neermahal, the water palace of the Tripura king Bir Bikram Kishore Manikya Bahadur, in Sipahijala district, about 60 km from here, besides the 500-year-old Tripurasundari Temple in Gomati district on Thursday. ONGC Tripura Power Company-run Palatana gas thermal power plant is also in Gomati district.
Deb tweeted: “Delighted to meet the Ambassador of the United States of America to India, H.E. Amb. Kenneth Juster in Agartala today. On behalf of the 37 lakh people of Tripura, I extend my best wishes to US Embassy in India for a pleasant stay in our beautiful state”. – PTI