The West Bengal government wants
to hand over the probe into the murder of All India Gorkha
League leader Madan Tamang to CBI in view of the failure by
state agencies to make any breakthrough in the case.
A GJM activist accused in the
murder of Gorkha leader Madan Tamang, has been arrested in a
bizarre turn of events after she fell down while trying to
escape through a window at her residence and broke her leg.
A case has been filed against
Nicol Tamang, the prime accused in the murder of All India
Gorkha League president Madan Tamang, after he escaped from
CID custody in Pintail village near here even as efforts were
on to trace him.
GJM leader Nicol Tamang, one of the main accused in Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League (ABGL) chief Madan Tamang`s murder, Sunday escaped from police custody in Darjeeling district, triggering unrest in the hills.
Nicol Tamang, a central committee member of the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM), was arrested in this West Bengal hill town for the murder of Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League (ABGL) president Madan Tamang May 21, police said Monday.
In the wake of the murder of a
top Gorkha leader in Darjeeling, the government on Friday asked
people living in the hill town and its surrounding areas to
maintain peace and work for the resolution of the Gorkhaland
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha has filed Rs five crore defamation suit against All-India Gorkha League chief Madan Tamang for accusing its leadership of
misappropriating funds meant for the Darjeeling Gorkha Hill Council (DGHC).