Rural Games and Sports meet

Rural Sports II organised by Gram Panchayat Units with technical guidance from Sports and Youth affairs Department enters second day. Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri PS Tamang (Golay) directed RDD and Sports and Youth Affairs Department to conduct the games and sports at GPUs level . The games and sports is being held from 25-29 February 2020. Rainy and snowy day in many places . Highest involvement of people in games and sports from all ages here in Sikkim . Tug of war, musical chairs and one km walk are added attractions . All GPUs in the state are organizing the games and sports with technical guidance from Sports and Youth Affairs Department. What a great moment for games and sports in Sikkim

Cultural Extravaganza by participants of National Integration Camp

Namchi, 26th February (IPR): As, a part of the ongoing National Integration Camp a rally and cultural extravaganza was showcased at Central Park Namchi today. The five day camp is being organized by Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan at Indian Himalayan Centre for Adventure and Eco Tourism Institute located in Chemchey.

The theme for this year’s camp is ‘Ek Bharat Shreshth Bharat’ wherein a total no of 16 states and more than 250 children are actively taking part in this camp. This camp is a part of the 23rd National Integration Camp which is being organized across the country.

In today’s program the participants brought to view their cultural specialties of their states by performing dance and other forms of arts unique to their states.

HCM met Minister Shri Kiren Rijiju

Guwahati February 26: The Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang(Golay) met the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Youth Affairs and Sports and Minority Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju, at Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in Guwahati this morning.

During the brief meeting the two leaders after exchanging the pleasantries discussed various issues on development of the North-Eastern region.

Shri Rijiju during the meeting also appreciated how Sikkim is making a rapid stride forward under the new Government led by Shri Prem Singh Tamang, especially in the tourism sector.

He also congratulated the Hon’ble Chief Minister for the 3 girls from Sikkim who has been selected in the Indian team for FIFA Under -17 Women’s World cup.

The Hon’ble Chef Minster while expressing his gratitude towards Shri Rijiju also requested the Union Minister to provide the state with funds for the construction of playing fields in Sikkim and also for the up-gradation of Paljor Stadium.

The Union Minister assured all possible help from his end and also informed that he will be visiting Sikkim soon.

The Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. Prem Singh Tamang participated in releasing the books

Guwahati February 24: (IPR)The Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. Prem Singh Tamang during the meeting on Sustainable Development Goals being chaired by Shri Jitender Singh Minister of State (Independent Charge) for the Ministry of Development of North-East Region and Minister of State for Prime Minister’s Office at Assam Administrative Centre at Guwahati also participated in  releasing the following books.

1) SGD Conclave 2020 State Indicator Framework & District Indicator Framework of North Eastern States.

2) North East and SGDs Partnerships, Coperation and Development.

3) Stories of Change ( Journey to the Global goals)

Along with the other Chief Ministers of North Eastern States, Vice Chairperson, Niti Ayog was also present during the release of the books.