Darjeeling: Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) protesters were in trouble about the issue of Madan Tamang murder case. Morcha supporter continued their protest on Thursday protester set fire to Lamahatta Panchayat office.
As per reports Morcha protesters have set Trinamool party office and police van ablaze at Gorge Bazaar area. The agitation then took a violent turn and the angry protesters torched the office building late at night.
The Rajeshwari Community Hall, which was set ablaze in Kurseong, was the only hall that was used by all communities, including the Bengali community in the hills.
The GJM has denied any involvement in this violence. Meanwhile, another tourist lodge in Kurseong was also ransacked but this time the locals chased and caught hold of the miscreants. Police have reached the spot for further investigation.