Bimal Gurung

You only gave promises but never fulfilled those: Gurung slams BJP, iterates support to Mamata

He slammed the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre for "never being serious" about finding a permanent solution to the statehood issue of the Gorkhas.

published on : 14th December 2020

BJP failed to keep promises made to hill people, Darjeeling MP must resign: GJM leader Bimal Gurung

Accusing the BJP of never clarifying its position on the Gorkhaland issue, Bimal Gurung demanded the resignation of Darjeeling MP Raju Bista.

published on : 6th December 2020

TMC getting support of GJM's Bimal Gurung 'suicidal politics', claims Adhir Chowdhury

Gurung, who was going to Siliguri by train, left it and went there by road as an Adivasi organisation put up a rail blockade to press for their demands.

published on : 6th December 2020

17 BJP councillors of Darjeeling Municipality back to GJM at Bimal Gurung's event

Those 17 councillors of the Darjeeling Municipality joined the BJP in New Delhi in June last year, giving the saffron party a majority in the 32-member board.

published on : 5th November 2020

Happy with outcome of meeting with Mamata, no chance of sharing platform with Gurung: Tamang

Banerjee, along with Chief Secretary Alapan Bandopadhyay and state ministers Aroop Biswas and Firhad Hakim, held an hour-long closed-door meeting with Tamang.

published on : 4th November 2020

No possibility of sharing platform with Bimal Gurung: Binoy Tamang ahead of meeting Mamata 

Tamang, before boarding a flight to Kolkata, told reporters in Siliguri that Gurung was a fugitive and any association with him was improbable.

published on : 3rd November 2020

Fugitive of law is also fugitive of society: WB Guv on Bimal Gurung's reappearance

The purpose of his visit to north Bengal is to assess the "ground realities", Dhankhar said, adding that he has received reports about the prevailing situation in the area.

published on : 1st November 2020

Mamata likely to meet GJM faction leader Tamang next week

Tamang, along with Gorkha Territorial Administration chairman Anit Thapa, are scheduled to meet Banerjee at the secretariat to discuss matters of concern, the sources said.

published on : 1st November 2020

Rallies in Darjeeling favouring and opposing Bimal Gurung's return to the hills

Gurung had made a dramatic reappearance in Kolkata on October 21, quit the BJP-led NDA and aligned with TMC.

published on : 26th October 2020

GJM's exit from NDA forces BJP to rethink Bengal plan ahead of 2021 state polls

Gurung’s support to Mamata is believed be a relief for the ruling Trinamool Congress as the party failed to bag a single seat out of eight in the region in 2019.

published on : 26th October 2020

No question of supporting demand for Gorkhaland: TMC

According to a TMC leader, the party was in talks with the Binay Tamang (faction) of the GJM to ensure that it gets along with Gurung's organization, ahead of the 2021 elections.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Jolt for BJP as absconding GJM supremo Bimal Gurung surfaces to announce alliance with TMC

Accusing the BJP of not keeping its commitment on the Gorkhaland issue, Gurung said his party would support the TMC in full swing in the 2021 Assembly elections

published on : 21st October 2020

Bengal govt to boycott Centre's Gorkhaland meet, says decision 'arbitrary'

The Centre did not discuss the issue with us before convening the meeting, said Mamata Banerjee government.

published on : 5th October 2020

NIA probe: Bimal Gurung demands grilling of Binay Tamang, Anit Thapa in connection with Gorkhaland protests

Gurung claimed that Binay Tamang had taken crucial decisions without consulting him or the GJM central committee.

published on : 7th November 2017

West Bengal moots talks with Sikkim to nab GJM supremo Bimal Gurung

The state had accused its northern neighbour of giving shelter to the GJM supremo who is wanted in several cases including Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act) (UAPA), murder, rioting and arson.

published on : 24th October 2017
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