“Rs. 160.86 Crore for construction of new roads; 31 bridges to be constructed” Binay Tamang


KALIMPONG, 9th July 2018: A public meeting was organised today at Kalimpong Mela Ground by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha. The meeting was attended by Binay Tamang, Chairman Board of Administrators (BOA) , Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA), Anit Thapa, BOA GTA, Kalimpong Municipality Chairman Ravi Pradhan, Sancha Bir Subba, Bidhur Rai, Amir Basnet, Tshering Dahal among other party office bearers.

Binay Tamang addressing the gathering informed them about the various developmental works undertaken by GTA in the last seven months. He said that if the election to the GTA is undertaken, he will participate and win. He further added that GJM will contest from all the constituencies. He said that the construction of Gorkha Welfare Bhawan in New Delhi with the total cost of Rs. 32 crore will commence soon since Rs. 6 Crore had already been sanctioned for the first phase of construction. Similar building would also be constructed in Vellore which will be specially for the sick going their for treatment. He said that Rs. 160 Crore 86 lakh 30 thousand to be sanctioned for new road. He also said that 31 new bridges to be constructed. New bridge to be constructed from Singla to New Bazaar among others.

Ashap Lama

Ashap Lama is the Chief Cameraman and Coorespondent Kalimpong Region for ‘The Himalayan Beacon’.

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