JUST IN: Netaji and Damber Singh Gurung Jayanti celebrated in Kalimpong
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THE HIMALAYAN BEACON KALIMPONG NEWS BUREAU
KALIMPONG, 23 JANUARY 2018: The birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and Damber Singh Gurung, the stalwart of Indian Gorkhas who had been the member of the nation’s Constituent Assembly tasked to formulate the Constitution of free India was celebrated today in Kalimpong. Today was the 118th Birth anniversary of Damber Singh Gurung. A function was organised at Damber Chowk in Kalimpong where leaders from different political parties paid homage to him.
Among the leaders present during the function were All India Gorkha League (AIGL) president S. K. Pradhan, Vice President Mina Subba, General Secretary Pratap Khati, Assistant General Secretary Phurba Tamang, and executive members Sita Bhutia, Milan Thakur, Yanki Bhutia, Gautam among others.
From All India Jana Andolan Party (JAP) party president Dr. Harka Bahadur Chettri, Prativa Kumai, Nayan Pradhan and Pradip Chettri offered their regards.
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) had Pravin Raphal, Gyatri Mukhia, Binay Ghisingh, Kamal Subba and Amir Basnet among other cadres attend the function.
Ashap Lama is the Chief Cameraman and Coorespondent Kalimpong Region for ‘The Himalayan Beacon’.