Murder spurs Morcha members to resign – Party flags removed in protest

The Telegraph Darjeeling, April 23: Around 250 members of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha, all residents of a tea garden here, announced their resignations from the party today to protest the murder of a GNLF sympathiser last evening. The angry residents of the Chungtung tea garden, about 30km from here, also removed the Morcha flags from …

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DGHC head hints at nexus

The Telegraph Siliguri, April 23: DGHC administrator B.L. Meena today accused the leaders of the frontal organisations of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha of usurping DGHC tenders in connivance with contractors and doing substandard work across the hills. Meena said only 30-35 per cent of the funds disbursed for the projects was being utilised for their …

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Shutdown to slam course shift

The Telegraph Darjeeling, April 23: Educational institutions and government offices remained closed in Kalimpong subdivision today to protest the decision of the directorate of library services to shift a library science course from Kalimpong Peoples’ (Janta) College to Siliguri “due to the present administrative turmoil in Darjeeling”. The bandh had been called by the Janmukti …

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Only territory talks: Morcha – Hill party refuses to discuss other demands with interlocutor

The Telegraph VIVEK CHHETRI Darjeeling, April 22: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha has told the Centre that it will not discuss any other subject in the tripartite talks, either at the bureaucratic or at the political level, till the tangle over the territorial jurisdiction of the interim set-up for the hills is sorted out. The party’s …

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