It has been confirmed that the 2018's Tripura elections will be witnessing 54 re-contesting MLAs. As notified by ADR, There has been a steady increase of 47% in the average assets of 54 re-contesting MLAs at the Tripura Assembly poles amounting to an increase of Rs. 25.62 lakh. The total number has been calculated as Rs. 80.42 lakh in 2018 as against Rs 54.80 lakh in 2013.