In a video clip shared by her on social media, Banerjee can be seen interacting with the women at the shop as she tries her hand at making dumplings.
He posted, “Today I made momos during my morning walk in Darjeeling. Excited to share such special moments with my people. I will always have my heart in Darjeeling and I salute the hardworking people of my hills who are in my heart.” Makes every trip so memorable.” On Facebook.
Banerjee, who is on a three-day visit to Darjeeling, had on Tuesday attended the swearing-in ceremony of the newly elected members of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA).
Shortly after, she was found serving pani puri to people, videos of which went viral on social media.
In the clip, children and tourists were seen savoring fried dough balls stuffed with potatoes, also known as ‘phuchka’ and ‘gol gappe’.
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee cooks pani puris at a food stall in Darjeeling, serves them to local children
Earlier too, on one occasion, Banerjee had prepared momos at a stall in Darjeeling, which surprised the local people.
In 2019, just before returning to Kolkata from the seaside town of Digha, she stopped at a tea stall, made fresh cuppas and served it to the locals.