Cuisine of Tripura

by Akanksha Kakati.

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Tripura or the ‘queen of the hills’ as it’s called proudly boasts of the evergreen forests on its rolling hills, its diverse vegetation and wildlife and the sandy beaches on the shores of the several rivers that originate here. Although the landlocked state is the third smallest state in India, it has been home to many Hindu Bengalis who migrated there from Bangladesh during the partition of India. The state’s geographical isolation has been a disadvantage and it has suffered a lot of turmoil in the past because of it. Currently, Tripura is a peaceful state with tourism on a rise.

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