Siliguri (West Bengal) [India] Oct 27 (ANI): A Siliguri court on Friday sent Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Delhi president Manoj Sankar to a seven-day Criminal Investigation Department (CID) custody in connection with the Bhanu Bhavan violence case.Also Read - Prashant Kishor's I-PAC Team Confined to Hotel in Agartala, Police Says 'Routine Check-up'

Sankar was arrested from Delhi on October 25 from a market complex in Delhi’s Safdargunj Enclave area. Also Read - India Unlocks: From Delhi To Karnataka, States Relax Covid Curbs: Check What's Allowed Where, What’s Not

On June 9, GJM supporters had clashed with police outside Bhanu Bhavan in Darjeeling, where Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was holding a Cabinet meeting. Also Read - List of People in Bengal Entitled to Use Beacon Light (Lal Batti) on Cars

Police had booked GJM chief Bimal Gurung, among others, in the incident. (ANI)

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