Gorkha Janamukti Morcha

Second all-party meeting on Darjeeling issue on Tuesday

Second all-party meeting on Darjeeling issue on Tuesday

West Bengal Tourism Minister Goutam Deb on Monday said: "We are hopeful of resolving the deadlock. People of Darjeeling do not want strike."

Sep 11, 2017, 19:48 PM IST

Bomb blast in Darjeeling, no injuries

A bomb ripped through the heart of West Bengal`s hill town of Darjeeling damaging a few shops early on Sunday, police said.

Aug 19, 2017, 11:44 AM IST
Fresh FIR registered against GJM chief Bimal Gurung, wife

Fresh FIR registered against GJM chief Bimal Gurung, wife

A fresh suo moto FIR has been lodged against Gorkha Janamukti Morcha supremo Bimal Gurung, his Asha and other supporters.

Jun 22, 2017, 11:20 AM IST

Rajnath Singh speaks to Mamata Banerjee over Darjeeling protest

Thirty-six policemen were injured on Saturday in clashes with the GJM supporters.

Jun 17, 2017, 23:54 PM IST
GJM rules out talks with Bengal govt

GJM rules out talks with Bengal govt

"We are not ready for talks with West Bengal government. Mamata Banerjee has insulted us, she has called us terrorists," GJM leader Binay Tamang said.

Jun 17, 2017, 22:48 PM IST
Prepare for final battle for Gorkhaland, Bimal Gurung tells people

Prepare for final battle for Gorkhaland, Bimal Gurung tells people

GJM general secretary Roshan Giri said, "Time for autonomy, GTA, DGHC is over. Now the fight will not stop until and unless our demand for Gorkhaland is fulfilled."

Jun 16, 2017, 17:35 PM IST

Political crisis in Darjeeling takes new turn; GNLF snaps ties with TMC, joins hands with GJM

The political crisis in the Darjeeling hills took a new turn on Wednesday with the GNLF breaking its alliance with the TMC.

Jun 14, 2017, 22:44 PM IST

Movement for Gorkhaland will go on, at any cost: GJM chief Bimal Gurung

Amid the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM)-called indefinite shutdown in the north Bengal hills, party chief Bimal Gurung on Wednesday yet again virtually threw a challenge to the West Bengal government by declaring that the agitation for a separate Gorkhaland state will continue `at any cost`.

Jun 14, 2017, 17:37 PM IST

GJM protests hampering Darjeeling economy

The statehood agitation conducted by the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) is hampering the tourism industry in Darjeeling, and hence, its economy.

Jun 14, 2017, 12:31 PM IST

Centre will surely consider demand for Gorkhaland: GJM chief Bimal Gurung

The GJM chief slammed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for calling in the Army to control the situation in Darjeeling.

Jun 13, 2017, 14:21 PM IST

GJM ''suicidal'' bandh for ''political benefit'': West Bengal Minister Sovandeb Chatterjee

West Bengal Power Minister Sovandeb Chatterjee on Monday dubbed the indefinite strike called by Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) as `suicidal`, saying that latter was spoiling the life of Darjeeling people for `political gain.

 

Jun 12, 2017, 16:36 PM IST
'Gorkhaland' statehood row: GJM-backed bandh begins in Darjeeling Hills; several detained, tourists asked to leave

'Gorkhaland' statehood row: GJM-backed bandh begins in Darjeeling Hills; several detained, tourists asked to leave

Eight suspected Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) activists were detained for indulging in arson as a GJM-sponsored month-long shutdown of government offices began on Monday.

Jun 12, 2017, 09:32 AM IST
GJM chief Bimal Gurung, 17 others surrender before court in Madan Tamang murder case

GJM chief Bimal Gurung, 17 others surrender before court in Madan Tamang murder case

Madan Tamang had been hacked to death at Upper Clubside in the heart of Darjeeling town on May 21, 2010 when he was overseeing preparations for a public meeting.

Dec 20, 2016, 15:51 PM IST

Mamata government pulls out all stops to foil GJM shutdown

Taking a tough stance against Wednesday's shutdown called by the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) in Darjeeling, West Bengal's Mamata Banerjee government on Tuesday warned its employees of stern action if they fail to turn up.

Sep 27, 2016, 22:56 PM IST

GJM postpones 12-hour general strike

Gorkha Janamukti Morcha has postponed a 12-hour general strike in the hiils from April 2 to April 10 in view of Easter on April 5.

Mar 25, 2015, 12:26 PM IST

Mamata wants peace to prevail for unhindered hills development

On a visit to Darjeeling, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday in an apparent message to Gorkha Janamukti Morcha said that it should allow unhindered development of the hills by maintaining peace.

Jul 17, 2014, 20:19 PM IST

GJM MLAs to sit in Opposition bench in WB Assembly

The three MLAs of Gorkha Janamukti Morcha, which is demanding separate Gorkhaland state in Darjeeling hills, have decided to sit in the Opposition bench in West Bengal Assembly, party sources said on Sunday.

May 25, 2014, 23:24 PM IST

Bimal Gurung confident about victory of BJP candidate in Darjeeling

Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) president Bimal Gurung on Thursday stated he was confident of that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate SS Ahluwalia backed by his party will win hands down.

Apr 17, 2014, 12:41 PM IST

Indefinite shut down again in Darjeeling after a day`s respite

After a day`s respite for the people to stock up food items, the GJM`s indefinite shut down in the Darjeeling hills was back again on Sunday.

Sep 01, 2013, 15:32 PM IST

WB Governor hopes good sense will prevail in Darjeeling

As the normal life continued to remain disrupted in Darjeeling by the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha agitation over Gorkhaland, West Bengal Governor MK Naryanan said it was a `difficult situation`.

Aug 19, 2013, 19:20 PM IST