Tag: Gangtok

  • Gorkhaland demand: Road to nowhere?

    Gorkhaland demand: Road to nowhere?

    By Saeed Naqvi, Darjeeling, Thimphu, Gangtok and Siliguri are a tight cluster on any map even in a large Atlas. Because of the recent standoff with China over Doklam, the strategic importance of the area, the saliency of the Siliguri corridor, cannot be overlooked. Is New Delhi taking an interest in the demand for a…