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Bimal Gurung

Shikha Mukerjee | TMC realpolitik, BJP & future of ‘Gorkhaland’

This time the spark was lit by the October 7 invitation to talks to “discuss issues related to Gorkhaland” by the Union home ministry

02 Nov 2020 10:55 AM

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar to meet Amit Shah

The Governor is likely to brief Shah about the change in political mood in Darjeeling following GJM founder's exit from NDA

29 Oct 2020 5:34 AM

GJM's Bimal Gurung resurfaces in Kolkata after three years, cuts ties with NDA

Gurung also offered full support to chief minister Mamata Banerjee to help her return to power

22 Oct 2020 12:06 AM

Gurung and his party are our alliance partner, says Dilip

Distancing himself from Mr Gurung he made it clear that the BJP would not be responsibile for any other issue.

18 Mar 2018 2:24 AM

Supreme Court rejects Bimal Gurung’s bail plea

The protest no longer remained peaceful and democratic.

17 Mar 2018 2:06 AM


Bimal Gurung misled people, says Tamang

Tamag made the allegation while addressing a public meeting in Sukna in Darjeeling district.

22 Jan 2018 12:50 AM

Ready for dialogue with Mamata, says Bimal Gurung

The GJM leader also claimed they were fighting for the Gorkha identity and did not comment on the issue of a separate state.

12 Jan 2018 2:19 AM

Ready for dialogue with Bengal CM, says Gurung

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader also claimed they were fighting for the Gorkha identity and did not comment on the issue of a separate state.

12 Jan 2018 2:00 AM

State govt trying to end Gorkhaland movement, Gurung tells top court

During the hearing, Mr Patwalia raised the issue of alleged violation of human rights and extra-judicial killings by the state police.

06 Dec 2017 1:11 AM

West Bengal CM trying to finish Gorkhaland movement, says Bimal Gurung

Gurung’s leadership and a 26-year-old police official was also killed during the recent Gorkhaland agitation.

01 Dec 2017 6:39 AM


‘Move for Gorkhland being quelled’

Bimal Gurung on Tuesday claimed in the Supreme Court that the West Bengal police had lodged false cases against its members.

29 Nov 2017 6:55 AM

Bimal Gurung suspended for 6 months; Tamang new GJM’s president

Gurung's wife and GJM Mahila Morcha chief Asha, party general secretary Roshan Giri and seven others also suspended for the same period.

20 Nov 2017 6:52 PM

TMC wary of BJP in Bengal, says Dilip Ghosh

Gurung has been absconding since August and he has cases under the UAPA against him.

17 Nov 2017 2:38 AM

West Bengal police seals GJM head office in Singhmari

During the heydays of Gurung, it was seen as the nerve centre of the Hills.

02 Nov 2017 6:24 AM

SI death: Bimal Gurung calls CID probe a govt conspiracy

Gurung’s comment comes days after the WB CID took charge of the probe into the killing of Amitabh Malik near Darjeeling earlier this month.

26 Oct 2017 5:26 AM


Manhunt for Bimal Gurung in Hills, says West Bengal police

Mr Gurung has been evading arrest since August when cases were lodged against him for his alleged involvement in several bomb blasts in Darjeeling.

22 Oct 2017 5:34 AM

West Bengal Police ransacked my house: GJM Gen Secy Roshan Giri

The conflict between GJM leaders and West Bengal Police has culminated into violent clashes in the past.

19 Oct 2017 12:51 PM

‘Won’t tolerate bid for unrest in Hills’

Praising Malik’s role, he asserted that the slain SI and other police personnel displayed courage during the operation at Singla forest. 

19 Oct 2017 7:10 AM

Next all-party meeting on Darjeeling November 21

The presence of three GJM MLAs in the meeting is seen as a further crack within the hill party.

17 Oct 2017 12:57 AM

Centre withdraws forces from Darjeeling Hills

The Centre’s move comes after state police sub-inspector Amitava Malik was shot dead by GJM chief Bimal Gurung’s armed followers.

16 Oct 2017 4:31 AM