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Anit Thapa
West Bengal  /  Published 30.06.22

Change of guard in hills

Anit Thapa’s nine-month-old Bharatiya Gorkha Prajatantrik Morcha (BGPM) crossed the majority mark in the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) Sabha elections with ease, bagging 27 of the ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 25.06.22

GTA polls and hope

The elections to the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration Sabha on Sunday is expected to concretise the political power in the hills that has been in a flux for five years. Since 2017, first Binay T...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 20.06.22

2017 agitation ‘derail’ charges on hill duo

The 2017 Gorkhaland agitation is back at the centrestage of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) campaign as the June 26 polls draw close. Allegations of former colleagues Binay Tamang and...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 15.06.22

Ajoy, Anit raise political temp in hills

Political activism, especially by Hamro Party and Bharatiya Gorkha Prajatantrik Morcha (BGPM), has peaked across Darjeeling in the run up to the June 26 Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) ele...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 05.06.22

Anit Thapa rakes up Gorkhaland issue

Bharatiya Gorkha Prajatantrik Morcha (BGPM) chief Anit Thapa raked up the Gorkhaland issue just ahead of the June 26 Gorkhaland Territorial Administration polls in an effort to strike a chord with hil...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

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West Bengal  /  Published 03.06.22

Notable hill faces in GTA poll fray

The party’s general secretary, Amar Lama, will file his papers on Friday from Darjeeling Sadar -2 constituency. Lama is a municipal commissioner from ward 24 in Darjeeling. While a commissioner...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 29.05.22

Thapa nixes TMC tie-up

Anit Thapa-led Hill party Bharatiya Gorkha Prajatantrik Morcha (BGPM) on Saturday announced it would field candidates in all the 45 Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) seats, a day after party...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 28.05.22

Discontent in Thapa’s party over TMC tie-up

The BGPM had contested the Assembly polls last year and the recent Darjeeling municipality elections independently. Trinamul chairperson Mamata Banerjee had decided to leave the three hill seats of D...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 22.05.22

Cinchona plea to CM: Promote staff

Anit Thapa, president of the Bharatiya Gorkha Prajatantrik Morcha, has written to chief minister Mamata Banerjee requesting her to resolve the stasis in promotions of workers at cinchona plantations i...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 20.04.22

Thapa alerts CM to tea tourism concerns

The chorus for stronger provisions for tea garden workers’ welfare is getting stronger with investments starting to flow in for tourism in tea gardens following the Bengal government’s rec...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


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