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Success of Gorkhaland movement depends on unity

The recent agitations in Darjeeling were part of a decades-long Gorkhaland movement that has appeared in the northern part of West Bengal state many times. The agitation was said to have stemmed from an announcement by West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee that Bengali should be a compulsory subject from Class 1 to 10 in the state. For more than a century, […]