Last Updated: Friday, April 27, 2012, 00:45
An indefinite bandh in the Terai-Dooars region called by a Gorkha Janmukti Morcha-backed committee was called off on Thursday at the request of the West Bengal government, GJM president Bimal Gurung said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 25, 2012, 16:45
The Left Front on Wednesday took a dig at the Mamata Banerjee government.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 15:34
Administration has stepped up security by imposing prohibitory orders in seven police station areas and deploying three columns of SSB personnel.
Last Updated: Monday, April 23, 2012, 23:41
Violent clashes and arson marked the indefinite shutdown in northern West Bengal`s Terai and Dooars regions.
Last Updated: Monday, April 23, 2012, 15:44
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee Monday said the decision on inclusion of Terai and Dooars in Gorkhaland Territorial Administration would be taken as per the GTA agreement.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 15:37
Adivasi leaders of Dooars and Terai met CM Mamata Banerjee and said they would not allow any area from the two tribal regions to be included in GTA.
Last Updated: Monday, October 10, 2011, 11:57
The AVP was opposed to the inclusion of the Dooars and the Terai in the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration in Darjeeling and would submit a memorandum to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressing its opposition.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 17, 2011, 23:08
The GJM`s bid to take
out a march to Sipchu in this district in protest against the
February 8 firing on its activists was foiled by police on Thursday
following which a tribal group that began an indefinite bandh
in Dooars area to oppose Gorkhaland withdrew its strike.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 08, 2011, 14:22
Securitymen opened fire to stop supporters of Gorkha Janamukti Morcha from taking
out a march in the district in violation of prohibitory orders, leaving three persons, including a policeman injured.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 22, 2010, 20:10
The GJM has made it clear that it
was unwilling to compromise on the demand for inclusion of
Siliguri and Dooars in the interim setup proposed for the
administration of Darjeeling hills.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 16, 2010, 19:08
In a climbdown, Gorkha Janamukti
Morcha on Tuesday gave up its claim for inclusion of the entire
Dooars in the Gorkhaland state, for which it spearheading a
movement, while proposing the establishment of an interim
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