Gorkhaland supporters hold protest in Hague

The Gorkhaland supporter in The Netherlands have staged demonstrations in front of the Embassy in Hague, supporting the cause for Gorkhaland state in India.

According to the statement forwarded to BNN, the supporters said they condemn the ‘blatant violations of human rights in Darjeeling’ where Gorkhas are currently demonstrating demanding a separate Gorkhaland state.

The Gorkhaland supporters also submitted a memorandum to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi through the embassy asking that the Indian security forces stop atrocities against the Gorkhaland demonstrators, condemning the deaths and restriction of internet access to hills people.

While peaceful demonstrators in Darjeeling are being killed and injured, alleged to be terrorists, the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Benerjee was in Hague to attend a UN human rights meeting.

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