TDN World Desk: Speaking to Rajya Sabha on Nov.20 Union Home Minister announced that NRC will be carried out nationwide. But one of the Chief Minister from the fold of Bharatiya Janata Party fears that he may lose his Chief Minister post if NRC is implemented.
This is Biplab Kumar Deb, the current Chief Minister of Tripura. On On his 48th birthday, on 25 November, a video clip of a press conference held by the Tripura CM has gone viral on facebook and twitter, where he can be seen saying, ”Members from my family and my father came from Bangladesh. He still has a citizenship card there and later I was born here in Tripura.If I implement NRC, at first I will lose my CM Post, So am I fool to implement NRC here?”.
The purported video clip is originally from a press conference attended by Biplab Deb in west Bengal’s Dinajpur.
talking about the truthfulness of Biplab Deb’s speech, Sanjay Mishra, the media advisor of Biplab Deb told The Indian Express that the video was taken out of context.