GTA demands central varsity

The Gorkhaland Territorial Administration has appealed to President Pranab Mukherjee to set up a central university in the Darjeeling hills.

Last Updated: Apr 17, 2013, 12:06 PM IST

Darjeeling: The Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) has appealed to President Pranab Mukherjee to set up a central university in the GTA area of the Darjeeling hills.
The demand for a central university was a long standing one and it had been mentioned in the tripartite GTA agreement signed on July 18, 2011, the GTA said in a letter to the President during his visit to Sikkim on Tuesday.

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