Tag: Gorkha Territorial Administration

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  • Bimal Gurung suspended from GJM, Tamang new chief

    Bimal Gurung suspended from GJM, Tamang new chief

    The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha central committee on Monday suspended for six months the absconding party president Bimal Gurung, a day ahead of an all-party meeting called by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Gurung’s wife and GJM Mahila Morcha chief Asha, his close aide and party general secretary Roshan Giri and seven others were also suspended for …

    November 20, 2017
  • Born-again GTA

    Born-again GTA

    With the Gorkha Territorial Administration reduced to irrelevance over the past three months, Mamata Banerjee has put in place a born-again GTA, a loose federal arrangement short of statehood. Whether or not the West Bengal Chief Minister seeks to drive a wedge between the likes of Bimal Gurung (now absconding) and Binay Tamang need not …

    September 23, 2017