GJM Office Raided: Protesters Clash With Police, Set Outpost On Fire

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha is a registered unrecognized political party which campaigns for the creation of a separate state Gorkhaland within India, out of districts in the north of West Bengal. The party has called for an indefinite strike after the police raided GJM Office today morning. Thursday may witness violence, with the GJM’s youth wing Gorkha Janmukti Yuwa Morcha (GJYM) announcing a rally in the town against police lathicharge and the arrest of its members. A rally is being organised at Kalimpong in protest against the police action.