UDALGURI: A meeting of the BTC regional committee of Asom Gorkha Sanmellan was held at Rangia where the problems of the Gorkha community were discussed thoroughly. The meeting has welcomed the ceasefire of NDFB (S) and the peace parleys with the Government of India.
The organization has favored keeping the rights and privileges of Gorkhas and other communities in the region. The Asom Gorkha Sanmellan has demanded to set up a language and cultural board for the Gorkhas and an EM from the Gorkha community in the new setup. Damodar Dahal, the president, and Bikash Subedy, general secretary of BTC regional Asom Gorkha Sanmellan, stated this in a release.