Darjeeling shutdown

Ousted Gorkha leader Anit Thapa wants Darjeeling shutdown to end

Days after his expulsion from the GJM for alleged involvement in "anti-party activities", ousted Gorkha leader Anit Thapa on Tuesday led a silent rally in Kurseong township near here demanding peace.

Sep 05, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
Amid shutdown across Darjeeling Hills, GJM chief Bimal Gurung's residence raided, weapons recovered

Amid shutdown across Darjeeling Hills, GJM chief Bimal Gurung's residence raided, weapons recovered

Amid an ongoing shutdown across the Darjeeling Hills over separate Gorkhaland statehood issue, the West Bengal police on Thursday raided the residence of Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) chief Bimal Gurung in the Patlebas area.

Jun 15, 2017, 10:54 AM IST
GJM calls indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling from June 12, all govt offices to stay shut; banks to open on Mondays, Thursdays

GJM calls indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling from June 12, all govt offices to stay shut; banks to open on Mondays, Thursdays

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha on Saturday called an indefinite shutdown in the northern West Bengal hills from Monday in support of its demand for a separate Gorkhaland state.

Jun 10, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

Court asks GJM why it should not pay for shutdown

The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday asked the GJM why it should not be made to pay compensation for infringing the fundamental rights of the people.

Aug 14, 2013, 15:46 PM IST

GJM shutdown cripples Darjeeling

Normal life was hit hard in the hills of West Bengal after shutdown called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha demanding creation of a Gorkhaland state.

Feb 09, 2013, 14:54 PM IST

Day 4 of Darjeeling shutdown: Interlocutor meets officials

The central govt-appointed interlocutor Vijay Madan visited West Bengal`s Darjeeling hills to assess the situation, day four of an indefinite shutdown the GJM has called to protest its 3 supporters` death.

Feb 12, 2011, 18:53 PM IST

Darjeeling shutdown again after GJM`s call for bandh

An indefinite shutdown called by
the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha resumed in government offices
in the Darjeeling hills as its leadership wrote to Sonia Gandhi and regional parties seeking support on
the demand for Gorkhaland.

Jan 08, 2010, 22:19 PM IST