Gorkhaland Territorial Administration Gta
West Bengal  /  Published 04.11.20

Meeting with CM at Nabanna, ripples in hills

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader Binay Tamang called Bimal Gurung a “non-entity” and said people in the hills were angry with the fugitive leader who resurfaced last month, these comments com...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.20

GTA employees’ outfit severs ties with Binay camp

The United Employees Union (UEU), a frontal organisation of Binay Tamang’s Gorkha Janmukti Morcha comprising pay-band employees of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) on Monday annou...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 29.10.20

Darjeeling: Jamuni tour site opens

The Gorkhaland Territorial Administration partially opened a tourist site that had been lying in utter neglect for the past three years at Jamuni near here on Wednesday. The opening was facilitated b...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 28.10.20

Lepcha dharna on board ‘transfer’

Members of the Lepcha community started a dharna in Kalimpong on Tuesday, demanding that the Mayel Lyang Lepcha Development Board, which is currently under the aegis of the state government, be not tr...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 17.10.20

Darjeeling is now 'fully' electrified

Come Saturday, Darjeeling will be “100 per cent electrified”, 123 years after India’s first hydel project was commissioned in Sidrapong here in 1897 by then Bengal acting lieutenant-...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 14.10.20

BJP MPs reveal party’s ‘Gorkhaland’ paradox

But on September 19, Bista said he had requested the Centre to expedite the process of “ascertaining permanent political solution to fulfil the long pending demand” of the region. “I...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 08.10.20

State & ST demands raised: Hill party

The Bimal Gurung faction of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha claimed that the party had raised the issue of Gorkhaland and granting of tribal status to 11 hill communities at a meeting convened by the Centr...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 07.10.20

Expectations low on GTA meeting

The tripartite talks convened by the Centre on Wednesday are most likely to end in a whimper after the change in the meeting’s agenda from Gorkhaland to the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration...
By Vivek Chhetri, Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri, Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 03.10.20

Ban on political events at hill building

The GTA has decided to ban political events at the Gorkha Rangamancha Bhavan, the complex which was the epicentre of clashes between Gorkha Janmukti Morcha supporters and police on the language issue ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.20

Stop blaming Bengal always: Thapa

Anit Thapa, who chairs the board of administrators of Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA), on Sunday said that the hills should stop always blaming Bengal or Centre and instead focus on admini...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


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