The great British Empire was not built in a day. Innumerable soldiers from the Himalayan nation of Nepal have fought for the United Kingdom and the tradition continues until today. The East India Company formally recruited Nepalese soldiers who later became the infamous elite group yclept ‘Gurkhas’ in 1817 during the war of Pindaree. The Gurkhas, essentially, have served the UK for nearly two hundred years now. The lucrative recruitment, however, has resulted in deaths, migration, and, most importantly, unfair treatment.
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The British Gurkha Satyagraha United Struggle Committee started a relay hunger strike before the office of the UK Prime Minister at 10 Downing Street from 1pm on Wednesday after their efforts to challenge the inequality between Gurkha’s pensions and those of former British soldiers who were born in the United Kingdom. All Gurkha British soldiers […]
लन्डन – गोरखा सत्याग्रह संयुक्त संघर्ष समितिको जारी आमरण अनसनमा बेलायती प्रहरीको हस्तक्षेप भएको छ । आमरण अनसनको चौथो दिन मंगलबार लन्डन मेट्रो नगर प्रहरीले भौतिक बल प्रयोग गरेर हस्तक्षेप गरेको हो । १० डाउनिङ स्ट्रिटमा रहेको बेलायती प्रधानमन्त्रीको कार्यालयअगाडि शनिबारबाट तीन जना सत्याग्रह अभियन्ताहरू ज्ञानराज राई, धन गुरूङ र पुष्पा राना घलेले १३ सूत्रीय […]
LONDON, July 22: In what appears to be the last straw against the sheer apathy shown by the British government to address their demands, the ex-Gurkha veterans have launched a relay hunger strike in the United Kingdom to put pressure to address their demands. The Gurkha Ex-Servicemen Satyagraha Joint Struggle Committee has started a relay hunger […]