All-round development of Darjeeling, Terrai and Dooars Centre’s topmost priority: Amit Shah | India News

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NEW DELHI: Union Minister of the Interior Amit shah On Tuesday he said that the central government, under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is constantly making efforts to solve problems related to the Gorkhas and of the Darjeeling, Terrai and the Dooars regions of West Bengal.
He broadcast it at a tripartite meeting held to resolve issues related to the Gorkhas living in these regions, according to an official statement.
Shah said that the Center, under the leadership of the prime minister, is constantly making efforts to solve the problems related to the Gorkhas in these regions.
The Minister of the Interior listened to all interested parties and decided to convene the second round of talks in the presence of senior officials of the West Bengal Government in November, the statement said.
The state government has been specifically asked to send in its top officials for the next round of talks.
According to the statement, Shah said that the comprehensive development and prosperity of the Darjeeling Hills and the Terrai and Dooars regions is the top priority of the Modi government.
The talks were aimed at solving the problems related to the Gorkhas.
The Gorkha delegation was led by Darjeeling MP Raju Bisht, who highlighted various issues related to the Gorkha and the region.
The meeting was also attended by Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai, Union Minister of State for Minority Affairs and Member of Parliament for Alipurdwar, John Barla, Union Secretary of the Interior, Ajay Bhalla , the secretary of the tribal affairs ministry, Anil Kumar Jha, India’s general secretary Vivek Joshi, West Bengal Resident Chief Commissioner Krishna Gupta and other senior officials.
The Gorkha delegation consisted of Darjeeling MLA Neeraj Zimba, Kurseong MLA BP Bajgain, Kalchini MLA Bishal Lama, GNLF Chief Mann Ghising, and CPRM Chief RB Rai, among others.





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