HH Karmapa XVII is now at last going to be able to visit Sikkim, though not Rumtek. The problem will not be over until he is allowed to go there, but if he can at least see his followers in Sikkim a lot of people will be very happy.
Read about it here, though they all say much the same:
The Statesman: https://www.thestatesman.com/cities/mla … 14179.html
Tribune India: http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/himach … 66296.html
The Northeast Today: https://thenortheasttoday.com/india-fin … ot-rumtek/