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This profile was last updated on 2/6/14  and contains information from public web pages.



Employment History

  • Chairman
  • Block Medical Officer

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Secretary
    Dooars Cha Bagan Mazdoor Union
  • Member
    RSP's Cha Bagan Workers' Union
  • RSP Minister and General Secretary
    Dooars Tea Garden Workers' Union


  • Ranchi University
19 Total References
Web References
Besides the former Prime Minister, H. ..., 6 Feb 2014 [cached]
Besides the former Prime Minister, H. D. Deve Gowda, those who met reporters were Sitaram Yechury of the CPI(M), Sharad Yadav and K.C. Tyagi of the JD(U), M. Thambidurai of the AIADMK, D. Raja of the CPI, Jay Panda of the BJD, Biren Baishya of the AGP and Ramgopal Yadav of the SP, Manohar Tirkey of the RSP and Barun Mukherjee of the Forward Bloc.
Tirkey (43) from RSP ..., 7 April 2010 [cached]
Tirkey (43) from RSP was sworn in as the Minister of State for PWD on Tuesday, replacing Manohar Tirkey who was elected to the Lok Sabha from Kalchini in Jalpaiguri district. Kshiti Goswami of RSP is the Minister-in-Charge of PWD.
A graduate from Ranchi University, Tirkey became a member of the RSP in the year 1998. Born in Kumargram in Jalpaiguri, Tirkey had always been involved in trade union movement in the tea gardens at Jalpaiguri.
It was from the trade union movement that he joined the RSP. Salip Topko, his cousin, introduced him to politics, said the newly inducted minister.
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Tirkey was elected from Kuamargram in Jalpaiguri district in the 2001 Assembly elections for the first time and became a Minister of State for PWD. He was again elected in 2006 but this time it was Manohar Tirkey who became a Minister of State for PWD.
Schemes like NREGA and others have been implemented in the tea gardens," said Tirkey.
Appalled by the conditions there, Gandhi ... [cached]
Appalled by the conditions there, Gandhi showed Karketta's two daughters, Pushpita and Swapna, to minister Manohar Tirkey and told him that they could not have a better picture of malnutrition than here.
Gandhi also told Tirkey to immediately arrange for drinking water and electricity.
"The local MLA (Tirkey) and MP Joachim Buxla, both belonging to the RSP, come here only at the time of elections," alleged Sarki.
"The garden workers are in crisis and I am trying my best to scout for a new owner, but no one seems to be interested especially during the lean season," said Tirkey.
In response to the CPM allegation, Alad Lohar, a member of the RSP's Cha Bagan Workers' Union, alleged that even after the chief minister's promise at the tea festival in Banarhat early this month that he would address the woes of the industry, nothing happened.
The chief medical officer of health, Bhusan Chakrabarty, said he had asked the block medical officer of Kalchini to visit Bharnabari tomorrow.
Manohar Tirkey, the secretary of the Dooars Cha Bagan Mazdoor Union, said the garden was taken over by the Calcutta-based LMJ International Ltd in June 2004."They had promised to clear the dues, but did not.As a result, more dues have accrued since then.The workers have not been paid four months' wages, provident fund and gratuity worth more than a crore," Tirkey said.
Calcutta-on-net News, January 11, 2000 [cached]
Among the dignitaries present were PWD minister, Manohar Tirkey and DGHC chairman, Subash Ghising. [top]
Cold claims first casualty in city
The Telegraph - Calcutta : Bengal, 16 July 2005 [cached]
"There is no question of accepting their proposal as we are demanding a minimum daily wage of Rs 88," said Manohar Tirkey, a former RSP minister and general secretary of the Dooars Tea Garden Workers' Union.
The workers now get a daily minimum wage of Rs 45.90.Tirkey said in the last agreement between workers and owners signed on April 1, 2004, there was a raise of Rs 11.
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