Darjeeling unrest continues. Rajnath Singh urges protestors to stay calm.
Guwahati/ 19th June’2017 (Prag News Desk): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh appealed to the residents of Darjeeling to remain calm and not to resort themselves to violence .
The urge came amid GJM chief Bimal Gurung’s announcement of a continued civil disobidience. Rajnath Singh also requested for tabled conversation to resolve differences through sensible dialogues.
“In a democracy like India resorting to violence would never help in finding a solution. Every issue can be resolved through mutual dialogue,” he tweeted on Sunday.
Rajnath Singh also mentioned that he had spoken to West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Sunday and updated himself about the ongoing situation in Darjeeling. Singh had yesterday also spoken to Banerjee and asked her to take all possible steps so that peace is restored in the picturesque hill station where people are protesting against “imposition” of Bengali in schools by making the language mandatory.