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  • Dilip opposes ‘separatist’ tag on Barla for N. Bengal UT demand

    Dilip opposes ‘separatist’ tag on Barla for N. Bengal UT demand

    “If the demand for a separate north Bengal or Junglemahal gathers steam, it is Mamata Banerjee who must bear the responsibility.”

    August 22, 2021
  • Tea garden land-grab slur against John Barla, two former Darj BJP MPs

    Tea garden land-grab slur against John Barla, two former Darj BJP MPs

    TIPA secretary MK Maitra has alleged the involvement of two former Darjeeling MPs of the BJP, Jaswant Singh and SS Ahluwalia, in the land encroachment. The Jalpaiguri DM has ordered an inquiry into a plot of leasehold land meant for a tea plantation allegedly grabbed by the Union Minister of State, John Barla

    July 23, 2021
  • Not clear on support for Barla demand: KPP-U

    Not clear on support for Barla demand: KPP-U

    Notably, Miss Banerjee has alerted the administration to keep a close eye on any fresh movement for any separate state demand in north Bengal.

    July 7, 2021
  • ‘Separate N Bengal’ demand debate rages on in region

    ‘Separate N Bengal’ demand debate rages on in region

    While a section of people associated with different organisations and political platforms have indirectly supported Alipurduar MP John Barla's demand of a separate North Bengal state or Union Territory for this region on the issue of deprivation as well as lack of national security in the region, several other groups have decided to oppose the demand.

    June 20, 2021
  • Despite row, Barla sticks to N Bengal UT stance

    Despite row, Barla sticks to N Bengal UT stance

    According to Mr Barla, seven BJP MPs from North Bengal will raise the issue in Delhi, talk to the central government and meet West Bengal Governor and others, including the President of India on this matter.

    June 16, 2021