Normal life was paralysed in the Darjeeling Hills as the indefinite agitation for a separate state of Gorkhaland entered the sixth day Monday even as 53 GJM members were taken into custody.
In a political blame game, ruling and opposition party leaders in West Bengal on Thursday blamed each other for instigating the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha, which is agitating for a separate Gorkhaland in Darjeeling.
GJM, agitating for a separate Gorkhaland state pinned hope on West Bengal Governor while accusing the state government of going on an `arrests spree`.
Mamata Banerjee has declared the shutdown in Darjeeling demanding a Gorkhaland state illegal.
Day in Pics: 6th May
Showbiz World - May 6, 2015
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