Gorkhaland agitation

Protests in 2017 that saw people take to the streets and fight for their rights

India saw a lot of resistance in 2017, the public went against the government to make things go their way.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Darjeeling unrest: GJM youth wing ends fast after talks with Rajnath

The GJM leadership has also decided to withdraw the picketers from the roads in Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts for 12 hours on Tuesday for Independence Day, but said the shutdown would continue.

published on : 14th August 2017

Lack of center's cooperation intensified Darjeeling stir; ready for talks says Mamata

Banerjee said foreign forces close to the Bharatiya Janata Party had a hand in the pro-Gorkhaland agitation.

published on : 8th July 2017

What kind of a state would Gorkhaland be?

Like the Bodos who want a Bodoland state, the Gorkhas are not a majority in what is purported to be Gorkhaland.

published on : 27th June 2017