Darjeeling, 21st September: The inaugural day of the seven-day Darjeeling Fest, which has been organized by the Gorkha Territorial Administration, commenced on Friday.
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader, Binay Tamang, said, “The festival has ushered the festive mood in Darjeeling. The procession, today, was similar to the Phulpati rally. People might have problems but we must all participate to uphold the pride of this place.”
Binay Tamang, Anit Thapa, Gta Principal Secretary Surendra Gupta, District Magistrate Deepap Priya P. And Darjeeling SP Amarnath K. And many other dignitaries led a colorful rally from Darjeeling Motor Stand to Chowrasta.
The rally was attended by various hill community members, who were decked in their traditional attires and carried musical instruments.