Bhanu Bhavan violence: GJM Delhi chief sent to seven-day CID custody

ANI | Updated: Oct 27, 2017 21:01 IST

Siliguri (West Bengal) [India] Oct 27 (ANI): A Siliguri court on Friday sent Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Delhi president Manoj Sankar to a seven-day Criminal Investigation Department (CID) custody in connection with the Bhanu Bhavan violence case.

Sankar was arrested from Delhi on October 25 from a market complex in Delhi's Safdargunj Enclave area.

On June 9, GJM supporters had clashed with police outside Bhanu Bhavan in Darjeeling, where Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was holding a Cabinet meeting.

Police had booked GJM chief Bimal Gurung, among others, in the incident. (ANI)