Land plea

Siliguri, July 22: The representatives of the Lions Club of Kurseong have written to the block development officer of Mirik and other officials of the Darjeeling district administration saying they would like to build homes for some of the people affected by the hill landslides, if they are given land.

Cong rally

Siliguri: The Darjeeling district committee of the Kisan Khet Mazdoor Congress, the farmers' front of the Congress, took out a rally in Siliguri on Wednesday demanding immediate administrative intervention to prevent encroachment on government land in Matigara block. Around 500 people took part in the rally that was led by Sankar Malakar, the Darjeeling district Congress president.

Left protest

Siliguri: The Left Front organised an hour-long demonstration in front of the Siliguri Mahakuma Parishad headquarters on Wednesday to protest against the delay in conducting polls to the three-tier rural body.


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