Gurung snipes at CPM with vote offer

The Telegraph Jalpaiguri, Jan. 27: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha has offered votes to the CPM in the coming Assembly polls and wanted to know what the hills will get in return, while telling the Centre that Gorkhaland and Telangana should be created on the same day. Morcha chief Bimal Gurung also said party supporters stopped …

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Marchers revel in walk past barricade

The Telegraph Jan. 25: Nearly 5,000 Gorkha Janmukti Morcha supporters walked past a few scattered security personnel at Kumani before squatting down on the road saying they had entered the Dooars — a claim disputed by the Jalpaiguri district administration. A senior district police officer admitted that with the talks on in Delhi today and …

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Set-up a forward step, PC tells Morcha – New body only after Assembly elections

The Telegraph Jan. 25: P. Chidambaram today said the “interim set-up” mooted for Darjeeling would not affect the demand for Gorkhaland, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha has claimed. “The Union home minister was of the opinion that the forward path towards statehood was the interim set-up…,” read a statement issued by Morcha general secretary Roshan Giri …

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