Bimal Gurung

Darjeeling shutdown ends after Rajnath Singh's appeal

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha called off their 104-days long shutdown after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh appealed to the GJM leader Bimal Gurung to withdraw the ongoing bandh.

published on : 27th September 2017

Indefinite strike in demand for Gorkhaland enters 19th day

Though some people could be seen heading out on the streets, the situation seems to be gloomy reflecting the effects of shutdown.

published on : 27th June 2017

Indefinite strike called by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha enters its 13th day

The GJM had earlier offered a 12-hour window to the schools in the Darjeeling hills to evacuate their students safely to Siliguri and Rongpo.

published on : 24th June 2017