Gangtok, September 14: A review meeting of Sikkim Garib Awas Yojana was conducted at Ranka BAC, where Area Incharge Mr NB Gurung graced the occasion as Chief Guest. The meeting was also attended by Mr ST Bhutia (SNT, Advisor), ADC Development, Gangtok Smt Radha Pradhan, Bhoj Gautam (Confidential Assistant to HCM), and few dignitaries.
There are 100 beneficiaries from Burtuk constituency and 36 beneficiaries under the Rumtek constituency under Ranka BAC, out of which 9 in Burtuk and 5 houses in Martam-Rumtek have not been started yet.
The beneficiaries present expressed their gratitude to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang for the SGAY scheme for the welfare of genuine and basic needs for the poor. Those beneficiaries whose houses were not started yet pointed out the reasons for the delay to which ADC Development asked the representatives of the project to submit a report within 3 days.
The Engineers on behalf of the Mungipa trade link informed the gathering on the SGAY scheme and its main characteristic.
Shri NB Gurung addressed the gathering and requested the beneficiaries to be vigilant and asked the main contractors to complete the work in time if beneficiaries are facing trouble to construct on their own.
The meeting was attended by Panchayat members, Shriman Gurung, Pem Tshering Lepcha, Meera Rai, Rekha Rai, Datta Ram Pandey (Panchyat President), NP Bhattarai (Zilla Panchayat, Rey Rumtek), Tirtha Bdr Chettri (Luing Ranka, Zilla Panchayat), Chokey Doma Bhutia (Panchayat President).
Shri Tshering Wangchuk Lepcha, Additional Political Secretary to HCM East extended his gratitude to Ms Priscilla Rai (Ranka BDO) and her entire team for organising a well-coordinated program.