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Gorkha People's Liberation Front flags are placed on a deserted road... News PhotoAbsence,Close To,Darjeeling,Flag,Hill,Horizontal,India,Kilometer,Political Party,Politics,Road,Siliguri,Village,West BengalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPGorkha People's Liberation Front (GJM) flags are placed on a deserted road in Garidhura village, some 24 kms from Siliguri on February 9, 2013, during a 12-hour strike in Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Mirik and the nearby hills. The GJM is demanding a separate state within India for the Gorkha people in northern West Bengal which affects the tea and tourism industries. AFP PHOTO/Diptendu DUTTA (Photo credit should read DIPTENDU DUTTA/AFP/Getty Images)