Damai and Kami Development Boards organize Blood Donation camp in Kalimpong
Author: Ashap Lama
KALIMPONG, 13 JANUARY 2018: People today flocked to the main square of the town carrying plaques with late Barun Bhujel’s photo demanding justice. It may be noted that Barun Bhujel was an elected Ward Commissioner of Kalimpong Municipality and a leader of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM). He had been arrested in June 2017 during the 104 days agitation. He subsequently died at SSKM Hospital while still under police custody. He was 40 years old. Since then there has been a constant allegation of Bhujel’s death due to police torture while being in prison. While the police has refuted the case there has been no closure as to what actually led to Barun Bhujel’s death.
THE HIMALAYAN BEACON KALIMPONG NEWS BUREAU KALIMPONG, 13 JANUARY 2018: Dr. P. D. Bhutia renowned Physician donated the entire Banga Ratna prize money to Bal Suraksha Abhiyan Trust. A cheque of Rs. 1 lakh was handed over to Sister Subeshna…
KALIMPONG, 13TH JANUARY 2018: Kalimpong Mainline Taxi Drivers Welfare Association (KMLTDWA) today distributed warm clothes, blankets, slippers and choclate to the poor family and tea workers of Elanbari Tea Estate today under Jalpiaguri District .
Formed in the year 1997 the association has been regularly doing different welfare work in Kalimpong and adjoining area .
KALIMPONG, 13 JANUARY 2018: Magey Mela will be organised at Pujay Dara between 14th and 15th February in order to uplift tourism in the region. The Mela, a traditional fair will be organised by Pujay Dara Parathan Samiti.
KALIMPONG, 12 JANUARY 2018: Trilok Subba has been appointed as the National Taekwondo Team Coach by the Taekwondo Federation of India. The Indian National Taekwondo Team will be participating in the 18th Asian Games Taekwondo Invitational Tournament to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia from 10th to 13th February.
Road Safety Week Flagged Off with a Motorbike Rally in Kalimpong