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- In 1989, Sikkim Sangram Parishad won all the seats in which election were held. These were 32 Assembly seats and one Member of Parliament [Lower House] seat. This was for the first time that any party had ever won all the seats in the History of Indian political system.
- Nar Bahadur Bhandari became the first Gorkha to hold the post of Chief Minister in India when he took the oath of office on 18th of October, 1979.
- Madhu Thapa is the first Gorkha Immigration Judge in England. In 2001, she was appointed as an Immigration Judge in UK making her the first Gorkha Immigration Judge in United Kingdom.
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