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  • WB headed ‘President’s Rule’ way: Raju Bista

    WB headed ‘President’s Rule’ way: Raju Bista

    "I would request through the media that the Rashtrapati, Pradhan Mantri and Griha Mantri should visit the state to watch the situation here and save Bengal by imposing President's Rule," Bista termed Mamata government as "Talibani Sarkar".

    August 18, 2021
  • Centre PPS talks plan raises a few eyebrows

    Centre PPS talks plan raises a few eyebrows

    "The meeting will show what PPS means, but for us, it is a constitutionally guaranteed arrangement, which is outside Bengal," he said, also alleging that in 2020 the tripartite meeting for PPS had been changed to a meeting for GTA as the GJM-1 was not sincere then"

    August 10, 2021
  • Tripartite talks on PPS in September, says Bista

    Tripartite talks on PPS in September, says Bista

    According to Mr Bista, the Union Home Ministry will be sending out invitation letters for the talks within the next two weeks.

    August 7, 2021
  • Amid pressure on Bista, GNLF plans Delhi meet

    Amid pressure on Bista, GNLF plans Delhi meet

    According to GNLF leader Ajoy Edwards, he would leave for Delhi within a week to try and set up a meeting of its alliance partners and representatives from the civil society with senior leaders of the BJP.

    July 27, 2021
  • AIGL (Bharati) ups pressure on Bista

    AIGL (Bharati) ups pressure on Bista

    "The list of issues that will be discussed in the monsoon session of Parliament has come out, and it is unfortunate that no issue of the Gorkhas has been mentioned there. Recently, tribal status to different communities was granted in Arunachal Pradesh, but the MP has not done anything regarding the demand for tribal status for 11 different communities here," AIGL general secretary SP Sharma said.

    July 19, 2021
  • DPR for alternate Sevoke bridge on: Bista

    DPR for alternate Sevoke bridge on: Bista

    The Coronation Bridge that connects the critical 'Chicken Neck' region of Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Siliguri, Sikkim to Jalpaiguri, Alipurduars, Cooch Behar and the rest of North East was built in the year 1937.

    July 11, 2021
  • BJP not in favour of GTA polls: Bista

    BJP not in favour of GTA polls: Bista

    Talking to reporters in Kurseong in Darjeeling, Mr Bista also made it clear that he would "never come" for GTA election campaigning.

    July 6, 2021
  • TMC, Bimal camp protests greet Guv in Darj

    TMC, Bimal camp protests greet Guv in Darj

    Parties allege Dhankhar in Hills ‘to do politics;’ BJP MP Raju Bista says incident an insult to Gorkhas.

    June 22, 2021
  • Centre proposes work on NH-10 repair, restoration

    Centre proposes work on NH-10 repair, restoration

    Mr Bista has also extended his gratitude to Mr Gadkari for taking due cognizance of the issues concerning the highway that he had raised and for taking necessary steps to address them.

    June 14, 2021
  • Bista on Yaas: Follow local guidelines

    Bista on Yaas: Follow local guidelines

    According to him, he was closely monitoring the situation.

    May 25, 2021
  • Bista clarifies language ‘mix-up’

    Bista clarifies language ‘mix-up’

    "There seems to be a section of politicians who are deliberately misinterpreting the BJP commitment to promote mother tongues--Bengali, Nepali, Rajbongshi, Kurmali, Santhali and other languages, as stated in our manifesto, as being BJP attempt at imposing Bengali," Mr Bista said.

    March 23, 2021
  • Bista slams TMC poll manifesto as ‘shocking’

    Bista slams TMC poll manifesto as ‘shocking’

    Bista, who is looking into the Hill, Terai and Dooars affairs ahead of the Assembly elections, also talked about the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA), which he termed as a product of Mamata Banerjee, who looks after the Hill affairs.

    March 18, 2021
  • People not secure in Bengal, says Darjeeling MP Raju Bista

    People not secure in Bengal, says Darjeeling MP Raju Bista

    Notably, CM has released a video message from the SSKM Hospital, urging people to keep patience and did not claim the incident as an attack on her after several witnesses described how it happened accidentally.

    March 12, 2021
  • Only four Gorkhas in 123-strong Gorkha Battalion draws flak

    Only four Gorkhas in 123-strong Gorkha Battalion draws flak

    As the list of personnel in the Battalion came to the public domain, people, belonging to both the Gorkha and non-Gorkha communities representing various sectors have started criticizing the state government.

    February 20, 2021
  • Centre gave crores to West Bengal: Minister tells House

    Centre gave crores to West Bengal: Minister tells House

    According to Anurag Thakur, Rs 215.43 crore was disbursed for Darjeeling district, out of which Rs 68.04 crore was disbursed in cash and Rs 147.39 crore in kind. Rs 52.55 crore had been given to Kalimpong district, out of which Rs 6.53 crore was in cash and Rs 46.02 crore in kind.

    February 10, 2021
  • Two killed in Kalimpong stampede

    Two killed in Kalimpong stampede

    Organisers, administration draw flak from people for ‘negligence, apathy’

    January 5, 2021
  • Health scheme: Bista takes CM to task

    Health scheme: Bista takes CM to task

    Mr Bista, who is also the Darjeeling MP, said: "It is funny that today, towards the end of her second term, CM Mamata Banerjee has woken up to the desperate need felt by the people regarding abysmal healthcare facilities in the state.

    December 5, 2020