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).
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.
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee took serious exception to union government calling Gorkha Territorial Administration in Darjeeling to Delhi in backdrop of separate Telangana.
The GTA Act would have to be amended to reserve seats in the hill body, executive member of GTA Roshan Giri said.
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).
Gorkha Jan Mukti leaders on Sunday said polls would be held in the hilly areas of
Darjeeling district in late June or early July.
The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha on Monday threatened to renew its agitation for statehood in the Darjeeling Hills.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai