Namchi, 07 July (IPR): Honourable Chief Minister Mr. Prem Singh Tamang (Golay), launched the State-wide ‘A Day For Mother Earth’ programme at Kitchu Dumra in Namchi, South Sikkim today. This programme is being organized under the aegis of Forests, Environment & Wildlife Management Department and aims to conserve and promote the environment.
The HCM also planted Peepal (Ficus religiosa) sapling at the premises.
Also present for the event were Deputy Speaker, SLA, Mr. Sangay Lepcha, State Forest Minister, Mr. Karma Loday Bhutia, Cabinet Ministers, MLAs, Chief Secretary, PCCF cum Principal Secretary Forests, HoDs, Panchayats and public at large.