Bengal Authorities Fears Darjeeling Agitation May Additionally Change Into An Underground Armed Movement

He is said to have provided money to militants in Nagaland for providing arms training to some personnel in the Darjeeling area.
The officers have reported this to the top brass of the state administration leading to fears that the prolonged agitation may turn into an underground arms movement against the state, like the Maoist movement.
There are reports that huge consignments of arms and ammunition have been smuggled into the area over several years, say police.
ADVERTISEMENTSenior police officers currently involved in controlling the law and order situation in Darjeeling have expressed fear of armed attack on them by the agitators.
It is a grim reminder of what Darjeeling has witnessed in the past, and the days ahead might turn out to be even more horrific.

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