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Darjeeling: As Hills vote, Bimal Gurung’s abandoned home reminder of 2017 Gorkhaland shutdown

Gurung is presently absconding as the West Bengal police have slapped several cases on him, including those under the provisions of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA).

Amid tight security, Bimal Gurung, Roshan Giri skip Darjeeling return

Gurung has 121 cases registered against him, including murder, while Giri has 111 cases against him. Their names have been struck off from the voters’ list in Darjeeling.

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Govt plans to settle illegal Bangladeshis in Hills: Bimal Gurung

Out of the 3.29 crore applications received by the NRC, the names of around 40 lakh people in Assam haven’t been included in the second and final draft released on July 30. The first draft released in December last year had the names of 1.9 crore people.

Bimal Gurung slams TMC govt for removing his name from voters’ list

“The flimsy grounds on which our names have been removed should be protested by every Gorkha. If we do not raise our voice today, then the day is not far away when names of all Gorkhas will be removed,” Bimal Gurung said.

GJM chief Bimal Gurung, the undisputed mass leader of the Gorkhas

The face behind the renewed demand for Gorkhaland: Bimal Gurung. Emerging from the shadows of Subhas Ghising, he is the undisputed mass leader of the Gorkhas — impatient and angry.

SC dismisses Gurung plea to transfer cases to independent agency

Referring to violence in Darjeeling during agitation for a separate Gorkhaland, the bench said, “The State is obliged to maintain law and order and to protect life and property of the citizens. It has to take necessary steps to contain such agitation and restore the peace.”

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

The GJM leader claimed in the top court that he was being politically persecuted by the West Bengal government.

Darjeeling crisis: Ready for dialogue with Mamata Banerjee, says Bimal Gurung

Bimal Gurung rejected Mamata Banerjee's accusation that he was a separatist, saying his party's demands were within the purview of the Constitution

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.

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.

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Darjeeling turns into war zone as GJM steps up agitation for separate 'Gorkhaland' state

On the third day of the indefinite strike, Darjeeling and the surrounding hills in northern Bengal turned into a war zone.

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