Jan Sampark Abhiyan under Upper Burtuk Constituency

Continuing with ‘ Jan Sampark Abhiyan’, today I met and interacted with the people of Upper Burtuk constituency at Khel Goan, Reshithang. Through this ‘Abhiyan’, the Government along with the entire State machinery is reaching out to the people at their door-steps to have a better understanding of their grievances, demands and other requirements. It is also our endeavour to assess whether our developmental initiatives, formulated towards providing facilities/welfare assistance to the people are meeting our desired objective. We also want speedy redressal of all concerns voiced by the people. […]

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Annual College Fest-Bliss 2018 of Nar Bahadur Bhandari Degree College

With immense pleasure, I unveiled the plaque for formally re-naming Government Degree College, Tadong as Nar Bahadur Bhandari Degree College today, after which I attended the Annual College Fest – Bliss 2018 at the College auditorium. Following are some of the highlights of my address:- We took the decision to re-name Government Degree College, Tadong as Nar Bahadur Bhandari Degree College as a tribute to the former Chief Minister and in recognition of his contributions to the State. I personally feel that such honours and appreciations on persons should be […]

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Concluding Day of the Two-Day Session of Sikkim Legislative Assembly, 2018

I attended the concluding day of the two – day session of Sikkim Legislative Assembly. The Eight Bills which were introduced in the House yesterday were unanimously passed by the House. During my vote of thanks, I shared that the Bills passed by the House will have a very positive impact on the future of the people of Sikkim. Following are some of the highlights of my speech:- 1. The Sikkim Panchayat (Amendment) Bill passed today will provide for 20% reservation to Bhutia- Lepcha (BL) community in urban local bodies […]

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First Day of the Two-Day Session of Sikkim Legislative Assembly

Attended the first day of the two-day session of Sikkim Legislative Assembly. Obituary reference condoling the demise of Shri Laxuman Lepcha, former Member of Sikkim Legislative Assembly was made and also a two minutes silence was observed by the House as a mark of respect to the departed soul. In my reference, I remembered Shri Laxuman Lepcha as a very humble, soft-spoken, simple and a genuinely good human being. In the list of Legislative Business, eight Bills were introduced in the House today. 1. As the Minister-In Charge for Home […]

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Jan Sampark Abhiyan under West Pandam Constituency

Today, I met the people of West Pendam constituency in the ‘Jan Sampark Abhiyan’ at Cheuribotey, East Sikkim. I outlined the objective of ‘Jan Sampark Abhiyan’, which is to provide platform for the people at the grass-root level to place their grievances and demands to the Government and Head of Departments, for speedy redressal. This further, can be understood as a sincere effort of the State Government to narrow the distance between the people and the State machinery in fulfilling the hopes and aspirations of the people – a top […]

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Jan Sampark Abhiyan under Namcheybong Constituency

As part of the ‘Jan Sampark Abhiyan’, I met and interacted with the people of Namcheybong constituency at Saramsa Gardens today. The State Government along with the State machinery have embarked upon this 32 days’ tour to reach out to the public at their doorsteps and interact with them. This will enable them to place their demands and grievances directly to us. We in turn intend to address them on the spot as far as possible, as our sole aim is to fulfill the hopes and aspirations of the people. […]

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Cabinet Meeting, 2018

Following are some of the decisions taken in the Cabinet meeting held today at Samman Bhawan:- ANIMAL HUSBANDRY, LIVESTOCK, FISHERIES & VETERINARY SERVICES DEPARTMENT 1. Approval and sanction of Rs.150 lakhs for implementation of entrepreneurship development through poultry broiler farming. 2. En-bloc approval and sanction of Rs.81,62,800/- including approval to transfer the fund to District heads in two installments for purchase of livestock feed ingredients for 12 months for Government farms. 3. Approval and sanction of Rs.30 lakhs for procurement of veterinary medicines to support for livestock health management through […]

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Inauguration of the Civil Judge-cum-Judicial Magistrate Court at Jorethang Sub-division, 2018

I inaugurated the Civil Judge-cum-Judicial Magistrate Court at Jorethang Sub- division in the benign presence of Hon’ble Mr Justice Satish Kumar Agnihotri, Chief Justice, High Court of Sikkim, today. I am happy to say that Jorethang becomes the first sub-division in the South District to have a court building to cater to the need of the people at their door step. Some of the highlights of my address are: – Our Constitution provides for an effective and independent judicial system. Right to access to justice has been recognized as one […]

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Grishma Utsav of Namchi Government College, 2018

I was happy to attended the summer fest – ‘Grishma Utsav’ of Namchi Government College today. College fests of this kind provide an ideal platform for students to showcase their talent and organisational skills in sports and other related activities. I am sure that the fest will be a welcome break for students from the routine life of studies and enable them to come together, interact with each other and most importantly work together as a team in achieving their desired objectives . The highlights of my speech are: 1. […]

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Jan Sampark Abhiyan under Namchi-Singhithang and Poklok-Kamrang Constituencies, 2018

In a function organised at, helipad ground, Assangthang, I was pleased to meet the people from Namchi-Singhithang and Poklok-Kamrang today. Addressing the people of these two constituencies, I said that we should all take pride that today Sikkim is a vibrant and a model State of the Country. But things were different when we formed the Government in December 1994, when the State was backward in all spheres. In the last 24 years of our governance, we have transformed Sikkim into the best State in the North East and 3rd […]

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