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a member of the Nepalese force that has been part of the British army for 200 years

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a member of Hindu people descended from brahmins and Rajputs who live in Nepal

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In Gorkha district, which was the epicenter of the Nepal earthquake, 70 per cent of the reconstruction has been completed, according to UNDP.
We have decided to go on a bigger protest in demand of a separate Gorkhaland state carved out of the hill region," Gorkha Janmukti Morcha ( GJM) general secretary Roshan Giri said.
The signing ceremony was organised in a Darjeeling Gorkha Hill Council (DGHC) resort at Pintail Village in Sukna, Kurseong.
New Delhi [India], Oct 10 ( ANI ): The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued a clarification to the Assam government on the citizenship status of members of the Gorkha Community living in the State as per the Foreigners Act, 1946.
Another man arrested by the CIB was Dil Bahadur Dhakal, 38, of Siranchowk Rural Municipality-2 of Gorkha district.
Army was called in late on Tuesday to quell the violence that resulted after a Gorkha Janmukti Morcha ( GJM) camp in Jalpaiguri district was dismantled by a joint team of the West Bengal Police and the CRPF.
The Indian government, who acted quickly within hours of the devastating earthquake in April 2015, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for USD 100 million grant on 20 February 2016, to support the house reconstruction in Nuwakot and Gorkha districts of Nepal.
THE West Bengal CID has arrested Nicol Tamang, a central committee member of the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha ( GJM), for the murder of Madan Tamang, Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League ( ABGL) chief.
The agreement signed will provide socio- technical facilitation to the earthquake victims of Gorkha, the epicenter of 2015's earthquake and the Nuwakot district of Nepal.
THE CRIMINAL Investigation Department ( CID) has been pressed into the service to investigate the assassination of Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League ( ABGL) president Madan Tamang.
KOLKATA e[degrees][THORN]O Hundreds of tourists were forced to leave Indiae[degrees]as famous Darjeeling hills yesterday after fresh demands for a separate state within India for the Gorkha people.
Kathmandu [Nepal], Mar 6 ( ANI ): The Government of India (GoI) which made a commitment of USD 100 million in the grant for the reconstruction in earthquake-ravaged Nepal is set to build 50,000 houses in Gorkha and Nuwakot districts of the country respectively.