Darjeeling: Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) president Bimal Gurung is likely to get arrested under the UAPA (unlawful activities prevention act) after huge cache of arms and explosives were recovered from his house on Thursday morning.
Along with Bimal Gurung, other Morcha leaders might be arrested. Besides UAPA, Arms act and Explosives act are likely to be charged against Bimal Gurung and other leaders. They are also likely to be charged under the penal code 121 to 140 for going on war against the state or elected state government.
Bimal Gurung and followers are likely to be charged for financial scandals under Gorkha Territorial Administration, after the police raided his house in Patlebas from where explosives, arms satellite radios, bow and arrows, huge amount of cash was recovered from his house. The police and central intelligence suggests on backing up by the neighboring countries especially China as connections has been established with the Morcha strengthened by the recovery of wireless sets from Gurung’s residence.
Morcha supporters torched a police station on fire in Pedong, Kalimpong and media vans. The police and media are under constant rage and violence from the Morcha supporters. Gurung is likely to be arrested for war against state.