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Gurkhas’ fight for an equal pension may get govt support

Gurkhas United Front, an alliance of various groups that advocate for Gurkhas’ rights, has been calling for an equal pension for former troops over the past two decades but their calls remain unresolved. Gurkhas from the Himalayan nation of Nepal have served in the British regular army since 1815 and remain a strong force now. […]