Policemen run after anti-Gurkhaland protestors during a 48-hour strike in Siliguri, in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, Thursday, June 12, 2008. Top officials asked the military to rush troops to the state Thursday to help quell an ethnic separatist strike that has shut down businesses and roads and threatened the region's vital tourism industry. The Gurkha Janamukti Morcha wants a state for ethnic Gurkhas in the hill areas around Darjeeling in West Bengal state. (AP)
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