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As Darjeeling limps back to normalcy, GJM rift paints ‘uneasy picture’ for 2018

All eyes are on January 15, when Bimal Gurung’s plea seeking immunity against detention and arrest by the West Bengal government will be heard by the Supreme Court.

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leader Bimal Gurung

West Bengal govt trying to end Gorkhaland movement: Bimal Gurung to SC

Bimal Gurung’s counsel claimed that the state was proceeding in a “biased manner” against GJM members and there was an environment of “constant fear” in Darjeeling due to this.

Mamata Banerjee announces compensation for victims of Gorkhaland stir

Mamata Banerjee said that the government would consider giving Group D jobs in the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) to family members of those killed during the agitation.

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Centre pulls out forces from Darjeeling: It’s a conspiracy by BJP to divide and destabilise Bengal, says Mamata Banerjee

Mamata also wrote letters to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Rajnath Singh Monday, asking them not to withdraw the companies from the Hills, and accusing the Centre of taking a “politically and administratively” bad decision with an intention to “destabilise and divide Bengal”

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BJP delegation led by state president Dilip Ghosh chased and heckled in Darjeeling

Dilip Ghosh said he got no protection or help from police

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For truce to hold

Fundamental issues flagged by the Gorkhaland movement in the Darjeeling hills must be addressed.

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GJM leaders arrested from Gurugram over Gorkhaland stir

Coincidentally, all those who have been arrested had met Home Minister Rajnath Singh in Delhi recently.

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Darjeeling limps back to normalcy, GJM chief Bimal Gurung wants bandh intensified

Expelled Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader Binay Tamang said that normalcy was returning in the hills. Tamang is one of the key GJM leaders who had represented the party in two rounds of dialogues with state government to discuss the Darjeeling issue.

Supreme Court rejects GJM leader Bimal Gurung's plea seeking protection from arrest

Binay Tamang called bandh, I was not in favour: GJM Chief Bimal Gurung

“Binay Tamang should have raised the Gorkhaland issue. He is a traitor. Why demand the removal of cases (against GJM leaders)?” asked Gurung.

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‘Gorkhaland army’ posters say it was behind all IED blasts

Nearly half a dozen IED blasts have taken place in the Hills during the pro-Gorkhaland agitation. On August 20, a civic policeman had died in an IED explosion at a police outpost in Kalimpong.

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Darjeeling unrest: Rift in GJM over ending shutdown, Bimal Gurung removes party leader Binay Tamang

This comes 80 days after the GJM called an indefinite strike in the Hills over its demand of Gorkhaland and two days after the Hill parties, including a GJM delegation led by Tamang, met Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata.

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Gorkhaland agitation: Mamata Banerjee calls talks on August 29

“GNLF central committee president Mann Ghising wrote to me last night, requesting us to open a dialogue to bring back normalcy and restore peace in Darjeeling Hills. It is a constructive and positive signal. In response to this request, we have decided to hold a meeting with them,” Mamata said

Kalimpong blast: ‘Miscreants did recee before attack’, police conduct raids

Sources said that though they suspect Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leaders behind the explosion, a breakthrough in the case will only be achieved after the police are able to identify the two motorcycle-borne miscreants captured in the CCTV cameras near the police station.

Gorkha Jan Mukti chief Bimal Gurung

GJM chief Bimal Gurung, others booked after blast rips through Darjeeling

The police booked Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung and several others under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for their alleged involvement in the blast.

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Gorkhaland agitation: Rajnath Singh to meet GJM chief Bimal Gurung today

“I am hopeful the hill parties leading the movement will attend this meeting and help find a possible road map for Gorkhaland statehood. I thank the honorable Home Minister for the kind invite and hope the central government will do justice for the Gorkha’s at the earliest,” Bimal Gurung said