Gorkha Territorial Administration

GJM ups the ante, Mamata bats for dialogue

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), which has threatened to revive the separatist movement, yet again hit out at the West Bengal government on Wednesday for its 'divide and rule' policy, even as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said doors for dialogue were open.

Sep 16, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

GJM ups the ante, Mamata bats for dialogue

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), which has threatened to revive the separatist movement, yet again hit out at the West Bengal government on Wednesday for its 'divide and rule' policy, even as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said doors for dialogue were open.

Sep 16, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

Three MLAs to resign on September 23: GJM

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) has announced that its three MLAs in the West Bengal Assembly will resign to protest the alleged non-cooperation of the state government with the Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA).

Sep 12, 2015, 14:31 PM IST

'Tense Bengal, centre ties affecting funds release for GTA'

The tense relationship between the central and West Bengal governments is affecting the release of central funds for infrastructure development projects in north Bengal, a senior Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leader said here on Saturday.

Apr 11, 2015, 20:18 PM IST

Meeting with Union ministers positive: GJM

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha said the party`s meeting with Union ministers in Delhi were positive and the ministers have promised to ensure the development of the Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA).

Aug 15, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

Violence over RAF jawan molesting school girl

A Rapid Action Force constable allegedly molested a school girl in Darjeeling, triggering angry protests by locals and students who fought a pitched battle with police.

Sep 29, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

Mamata angry at Centre`s calling Gorkha TA officials

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee took serious exception to union government calling Gorkha Territorial Administration in Darjeeling to Delhi in backdrop of separate Telangana.

Jul 27, 2013, 23:58 PM IST

GTA decides on reservations in the Darjeeling hill

The GTA Act would have to be amended to reserve seats in the hill body, executive member of GTA Roshan Giri said.

Jul 15, 2013, 13:49 PM IST

GJM warns it will pullout of tripartite agreement

The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha on Wednesday stuck to its threat to pull out of the tripartite agreement for setting up the Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA).

Apr 25, 2012, 17:54 PM IST

GTA election in late June or early July: Giri

Gorkha Jan Mukti leaders on Sunday said polls would be held in the hilly areas of
Darjeeling district in late June or early July.

Mar 25, 2012, 22:53 PM IST

GJM threatens to launch agitation

The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha on Monday threatened to renew its agitation for statehood in the Darjeeling Hills.

Jan 30, 2012, 19:05 PM IST