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KALIMPONG, 17TH FEBRUARY 2018: A North Bengal State Transport Corporation bus WB 73 9332 which was on its way to Kalimpong developed a technical snag after it left Siliguri at around 8.20 am and burst into fire at 6 Mile around 11 am. When the bus caught fire there were around 19 passengers in the vehicle. Everyone including the driver jumped from the bus to save themselves.

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KALIMPONG, 12 FEBRUARY 2018: Run for Gorkhaland, a 1600 kms non-stop relay marathon from Kalimpong to New Delhi organised by Gorkhaland Sanyukta Sangharsh Samiti (GSSS) was flagged off from Kalimpong by late Barun Bhujel’s mother Kumari Bhujel. Among the 12 runners was a six year old boy.

Kumari Bhujel speaking to ‘The Himalayan Beacon’ said that she was very happy that the ‘Run for Gorkhaland’ relay marathon was being organised by the GSSS. She said that it was a positive move forward to spread awareness about Gorkhaland.

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