MHA to hold meeting on Gorkhaland Territorial Administration issue today – kolkata

G Kishan Reddy, minister of state (MoS) for the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), will hold a meeting at 11am on Wednesday to focus on points associated to Gorkhaland Territorial Administration.

The meeting will likely be attended by Darjeeling’s district Justice of the Peace (DM) S Ponnambalam, principal secretary of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) and the president of Gorkha Janmukti Morcha’s (GJM) Bimal Gurung faction.

HK Dwivedi, who was appointed as the house secretary by the Bengal authorities final week, has additionally been invited for the meeting, however individuals accustomed to the event mentioned that he would skip it.

Also Read: Darjeeling parties surprised as Centre changes Delhi meet’s agenda from Gorkhaland to GTA

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has gained the Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat thrice since 2009 by forging an alliance with the GJM.

In 2019, the BJP had an alliance with the GJM (Gurung faction), the Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) and different small political events within the Darjeeling hills.

The BJP has all alongside promised to discover a everlasting political resolution to the demand for a Gorkhaland, which has been raised by the Nepali-speaking Gorkhas dwelling within the Darjeeling hills and adjoining Siliguri, the Terai and the Dooars area in north Bengal.

Earlier, in its election manifestos in 2014 and 2019, the BJP had promised that it might discover a everlasting resolution to the Gorkhaland demand.

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