Morcha mulls partial withdrawal of agitation – Details of relaxation yet to be fixed

The Telegraph Kurseong Sept. 14: Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leaders today said they might relax some parts of their ongoing non-cooperation movement against the Bengal government and the Centre, but did not divulge any details. Urged by the Morcha, people in the hills have not been paying electricity and telephone bills since April 1 to strengthen …

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Dress code relaxation for Lepchas

http://www.telegraphindia.com DARJEELING, Sept. 12: To pacify the Lepcha community dissenting over the compulsion to don the Nepalese traditional attire, GJMM president Mr Bimal Gurung let them off the decree following a visit by members of the Lepcha community today. Confused by GJMM's programme, the Lepcha community was taken aback when Mr Gurung issuing guidelines for …

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