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Gta Polls
West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.22

Our turn to work: Thapa, Ajoy thank voters

In Ghoom-Jorebunglow, Edwards attended a similar function. His party’s candidate, Pramoshkar Blon, won from this GTA constituency. Edwards said even though they failed to form the GTA Sabha, Da...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.22

Didi appeals for hill peace

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday appealed for peace in the Darjeeling hills and sent out a clear message that she was not interested in interfering in hill politics as her sole aim was to ensure the region&...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 07.07.22

Mamata to visit hills

Anit Thapa, the president of the Bharatiya Gorkha Prajatantrik Morcha (BGPM), the party that won the recent Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) Sabha polls, called on chief minister Mamata Ban...
By Pranesh Sarkar, Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 23.06.22

Karate, bread and candles in hill polls

Hill politicians are getting creative as polling for Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) Sabha on June 26 draws near, from showcasing karate skills to distributing bread and asking hill reside...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 08.06.22

Nepal’s ‘walking stick’ reaches Darjeeling

The “walking stick” election symbol has travelled from Nepal to Darjeeling ahead of GTA Sabha polls. Sources said Independents in 18 of 45 GTA constituencies chose the “walking stic...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

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West Bengal  /  Published 06.06.22

Govt issues model code for GTA polls

The state government has come up with “detailed and specific” guidelines on the model code of conduct for the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) polls scheduled for June 26. A se...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 02.06.22

3-in-1 suspense in seat ahead of GTA polls

Bengal on Wednesday reported 39 new Covid-19 infections, 35 recoveries and no death. Currently, the state has 357 active cases, according to the state bulletin. The state’s positive confirmatio...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 01.06.22

No model code for GTA polls

The Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) elections, which many believe determines the politics of power in Darjeeling, does not have “a detailed and separate” model code of conduct ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 30.05.22

Bimal Gurung hospitalised in Sikkim

GJM supremo Bimal Gurung has officially ended his 100-hour hunger strike after he has been hospitalised following a deterioration of his health while his party has decided not to contest the upcoming ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Gangtok/Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 26.05.22

Gurung starts ‘indefinite’ fast

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha president Bimal Gurung started an “indefinite hunger strike” in front of the party’s office at Singamari in Darjeeling from Wednesday, seeking the po...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


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