Anit Thapa launches new party in Darj
Darjeeling, 09 Sept:
Former leader of Gorkha Janmukti Morcha, AnitThapa launched a new party Bharatiya Gorkha Prajatantrik Morcha today. Due to Covid-19, the new party was launched via video conferencing in 43 places across Darjeeling.
President of the BGPM, AnitThapa, said that his party will have a two-pronged approach wherein it will work for the development of the hills as well as finding a solution to the problems of the Gorkha community.
"Today we officially inaugurated our party flag which consists of three colours; Red, Grey and Yellow and our party’s name is Bharatiya Gorkha Prajatantrik Morcha,” said Mr Thapa.
The new party will not be able immediately address all problems, he said, further adding that the party will have leaders from every field which will help the party to work efficiently.
“We have not received anything since 1986. Till now, whatever was built by the British is all that is there. Not even a single water reservoir has been added. Let's work together to develop our Hills. Let's work together to create jobs for youth in the hills,” said Mr Thapa.
He further stated that his party will never use the Gorkhalandissue for votes from the public.
“We will never burn our Hills in the name of Gorkhaland again," said Mr Thapa.