Kalimpong is a city and a municipality in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is located at an average elevation of 1,250 metres (4,101 ft). The city is the headquarters of the Kalimpong district. Kalimpong district region comes under Gorkhaland Territorial Administration which is an autonomous governing body within the state of West Bengal.The Indian Army's 27 Mountain Division is located on the outskirts of the city.
Thirteen towns across four countries, including five from India (Mussoorie, Devprayag, Singtam, Kalimpong and Darjeeling), in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region, are facing increased water.. IndiaTimes - Published
BJP MP from Darjeeling parliamentary constituency in West Bengal, Raju Bista, was on Tuesday attacked in Kalimpong while he was on his way to inaugurate a new school building. Raju Bista tweeted a.. IndiaTimes - Published