Darjeeling (WB), Aug 30 (PTI) One person was arrested today for his alleged involvement in the August 19 bomb blast outside the Kalimpong police station killing a civic volunteer and injuring two others.Also Read - Gorkhaland Vision Intact: GJM Supremo Bimal Gurung Returns After 3 Years in Hiding
“We have arrested one person from Kalimpong today in the early morning. He was involved in the blast outside Kalimpong police station,” a senior police official said. Also Read - Bimal Gurung Hopes New Modi Government Will Look Into Gorkhaland Demand
GJM chief Bimal Gurung and a few other GJM leaders were booked under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) following the grenade blast. Also Read - Bimal Gurung Says BJP Has Promised to Look Into Gorkhaland Demand
An indefinite shutdown is on in the hills since June 15 over the demand of a separate state of Gorkhaland.
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