24 hr Relay hunger strike of GJM started from 29 January

Indefinite relay hunger strike for 24 hr was started in all the three hill districts and Dooars. On the first day of the hunger strike 7 members of Parvatiya Apanga Kalyan Sangathan participated. In other areas members of different frontal wings of GJM participated. In Shibsu of Nagarkatta Dooars located near Khumani, local GJM supporters participated in relay hunger strike. IG of North Bengal Police prohibited GJYM members to assemble there and dismantled the other camps of GJYM though the hunger strike is continuing.

Tension prevailed in Khumani where police force had shifted the barricade about 50 mt towards Darjeeling district. Later the police agreed to shift the barricade to Jalpaiguri area from tomorrow. Hundreds of GJM supporters gathered in the spot protested against the police. Additional force is deputed in Khumani. Everyday 50 supporters from each unit is deputed at Khumani to demonstrate near the police barricade. Youths from other areas are also swarming in the camps of GJM at Khumani. Police halted the traffic in NH31C near Bagrakote Mina more for about 2 hr and checked vehicle to stop the GJYM supporters heading towards Dooars from hills. Traffic in NH 31A was also halted by GJM Teesta Unit for about 3 hr when the news of Bagrakote reached the Highway.

Source: Kalimpong News


Anonymous said...

why relay hunger strike? why isn't roshan giri, harka bahadur and bimal gurung not sitting for hunger strike? this relay hunger strike is making people laugh. GJM are full of bastards and liars. They have already ruined Darjeeling and will ruin more. I myself supported them, but now I am totally against them. Mother fuckers