Administrative level talks with GJM on May 11
Another administrative level tripartite talk among the Centre, West Bengal government and the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha would be held in New Delhi on May 11.
Siliguri: Another administrative level
tripartite talk among the Centre, West Bengal government and
the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha would be held in New Delhi on May
11, prior to dialogue at the political level at the end of
this month, Urban Development minister Asok Bhattacharya said
The chief secretary and home secretary were expected
to join the tripartite talks with the morcha leadership and
the Centre, Bhattacharya who had participated in the last
round of tripartite talks in Delhi.
There was no difference of opinion between the Centre
and West Bengal government on the development of Darjeeling
and to make the hill council more powerful, he said.
Morcha sources, however, said that they had not yet
received confirmation about the May 11 meeting.
GJM chief Bimal Gurung who had been demanding
Gorkhaland since inception of the party in 2007, has floated a
new proposal for an `interim set-up` in the hills till
December 31, 2011.