Tripura/ˈtrɪpuːrə/ is a state in North EastIndie. The third-smawest state in the kintra, it covers 10,491 km2 (4,051 sq mi) an is bordered bi Bangladesh tae the north, sooth, an wast, an the Indie states o Assam an Mizoram tae the east. As o 2011, the state haed 3,671,032 residents, constitutin 0.3% o the kintra's population. Indigenous commonties, kent in Indie as scheduled tribes, form aboot 30 per cent o Tripura's population. The Kokborok-speakin Tripuri fowk are the major group amang 19 tribes an mony subtribes; Bengali fowk form the ethno-linguistic majority.