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Darjeeling Terai Dooars Plantation Labour Union
West Bengal  /  Published 14.04.22

Resort bares land rights riddle

In 2019, the Bengal cabinet decided to allow tea garden lessees to use 15 percent of unused tea garden land for tourism...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 16.09.21

Tea bonus talks in hills fail over pay in parts

Most gardens in the Dooars and Terai had agreed to pay a bonus at the rate of 20 per cent of workers' annual earnings at one go during their first sitting...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.21

Ban Nepal tea import, hill planters urge CM

While 8.33 per cent is the minimum bonus rate the planters have to pay, the highest is 20 per cent...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 15.10.19

Hill tea garden stops work over bonus row

On October 11,7 hill unions had signed an agreement accepting 12 per cent of the bonus within 10 days...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


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