Some More Contribution Towards CM’s Relief Fund to Fight Covid-19

Shri Khusendra Sharma of Bermiok West Sikkim has donated a sum of Rupees Five Lakh Twenty One Thousand for Chief Minister’s Relief Fund in order to support the government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.

Likewise, Shri D.N.Sharma of Dodak, West Sikkim has donated a sum of Rs 15,000/- for the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund in order to support the government’s effort to fight COVID-19.

Principal Secretary Health and Secretary called on a Press conference

Gangtok, 04 April (IPR): Principal Secretary, Health, Shri K. Shrinivasulu, and Secretary, Dr. P.T. Bhutia, called on a press conference today at the chamber of the Principal Secretary to provide an update on the COVID-19 scenario in the State.

It is informed that all 37 samples of suspected COVID-19 cases sent for tests have been reported negative, thus marking zero cases of COVID-19 in Sikkim till date. The department will be scrutinising occurences of such suspected cases and will be duly forwarding samples for tests.

It is also informed that a virus research lab under the provision of Department of Health Research – Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) will be set up soon at the STNM Hospital complex.

Nari Shakti SKM South made a contribution towards CM’s Relief Fund

Gangtok April 4: Nari Shakti SKM, South District led by the President Ms Teny Doma Bhutia, General Secretary, Ms Babita Limboo, Vice President/ CEC South District, Ms Roma Tamang and Convener Ms Sharmila Tamang called on the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri S D Dhakal this afternoon and handed over the cheque of one lakh for Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.

The Secretary on behalf of the government expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards them for their kind gesture and generosity.

Rhenock MLA Shri Bishnu Khatiwada made a contribution towards CM’s Relief Fund

Gangtok April 4 : Rhenock MLA and Chairperson STCS, Shri Bishnu Khatiwada handed over a cheque of Rs One Lakh to the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri S D Dhakal this morning for Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.

The MLA Shri Khatiwada also handed over another cheque of Rs 15,000 donated by Gyan Jyoti Institute of Pakyong, East Sikkim

The Secretary thanked the MLA for his kind gesture and generosity and also expressed his gratitude towards the institute for their contribution

Shri Bir Bahadur Rai Made a contribution towards CM’s Relief Fund

Gangtok April 4: (IPR)Ward Level President of SKM Party Shri Bir Bahadur Rai handed over a cheque of Rs Twenty Thousand to the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri S D Dhakal this afternoon for Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.

The Secretary on behalf of the government expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards the president for his kind gesture and generosity.

Minister Shri Samdup Lepcha made a contribution towards CM’s Relief Fund

Gangtok April 4 : (IPR)The Minister for Public Works department and Cultural affairs & Heritage, Shri Samdup Lepcha handed over a cheque of Rs One Lakh to the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri S D Dhakal this morning for Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.

The Secretary on behalf of the government expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards the Minister for his kind gesture and generosity.

Minister Shri Bhim Hang Limboo made a contribution towards CM’s Relief Fund

Gangtok April 4: (IPR)The Minister for Public Health Engineering and Water Security, Water resources & River development Shri Bhim Hang Limboo handed over a cheque of Rs One Lakh to the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri S D Dhakal this morning for Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.

The Secretary on behalf of the government expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards the Minister for his kind gesture and generosity.

Minister Shri Sanjit Kharel made a contribution towards CM’s Relief Fund

Gangtok April 4:(IPR) The Minister Transport and Buildings Shri Sanjit Kharel handed over a cheque of Rs One Lakh to the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri S D Dhakal this morning for Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.

The Minister Shri Kharel also handed over the cheque Rs 15,000 donated by 21 Rateypani GPU.

The Secretary thanked the Minister for his kind gesture and generosity and also expressed his gratitude towards the GPU for their contribution.

PRESS RELEASE

The Agriculture and Horticulture Departments jointly held a meeting through video conferencing with district level officials on 3rd April, 2020 to discuss various issues relating to farmers’ welfare in view of lockdown due to spread of COVID-19. The meeting chaired by the Principal Secretary, Agriculture and Horticulture Departments was also attended by Secretary, Agriculture, Secretary, Horticulture and other senior officers of both the Departments. The districts were represented by District In-charges/senior officers of both the Departments. The Principal Secretary took stock of the overall situation of departmental activities as well as supports being extended to the farmers during ongoing lockdown period. It was apprised by the districts that they have been facilitating the aggregation and market linkages including issue of passes so that the farm produce could be sold to the consumers through Farmers Producers Organizations (FPOs), NGOs and SIMFED without any difficulty. Further, the Farmers’ Helpline was also created with two dedicated senior officers from each district who will be available over phone every day from 8 am to 6 pm to extend all possible supports for marketing and other farmers related issues during lockdown period. The Principal Secretary and both the Secretaries briefed officials manning Helplines regarding ways and means to facilitate farmers during lockdown period as well as using the channel to educate them for observing safety measures to prevent spread of coronavirus. The meeting also directed the district officials to explore possibility of utilizing lockdown period for preparing District Annual Action Plan for 2020-21. The district officials highlighted various field level activities undertaken by them across the State to mitigate current situation concerning farmers. Currently, with the support of Department; almost all FPOs are fully engaged in aggregation and marketing of their farm produce. They are also making optimum use of transport vehicles granted to them by the State Government for marketing purpose.

CONTRIBUTIONS FOR CM RELIEF FUND

Gangtok, April 03: Shri Jigme Wangchuk Trokhang called on the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Sikkim, Shri. Prem Singh Tamang at Samman Bhawan and handed over a cheque of Rs. 1,00,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund in order to support government’s effort towards the fight against COVID-19

The Hon’ble Chief Minister thanked Shri Jigme Wangchuk Trokhang them for his generous contribution.

The representatives of His Holiness The 17th Gyalwang Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorjee called on the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. Prem Singh Tamang at Samman Bhawan and handed over a cheque of Rs. 3,00,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19
The cheque was handed over by the incharge of Tsurphu Labrang, Omzey Lodro.
The Chief Minister expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards His Holiness and thanked them for the generous and compassionate contribution at the time of crisis.

The representatives of Sangchen Pemayangtse Monastery called on the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. Prem Singh Tamang and handed over a cheque of Rs. 1,50,000 for the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.
The Chief Minister thanked them for their generous contribution.

The representatives of Alkem Sikkim called on the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. Prem Singh Tamang and handed over a cheque of Rs. 50 Lakh to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.
The Chief Minister expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards the company for their generous contribution.

The Art of Living Organization (Sikkim Chapter) contributed Rs. 1,00,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund towards the fight against COVID-19. Apex member of the Organization Shri T.N. Bhutia presented the cheque and letter to the Secretary to HCM.
Shri S.D. Dhakal thanked Shri Bhutia and the Organization for the noble gesture.

Social Worker from Nam Nang Gangtok Shri Pawan Gurung called on the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri S D Dhakal at Samman Bhawan and presented a cheque of Rs 27,000 on behalf of Kerongi family for Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.
The Secretary thanked Shri Pawan Gurung and his family for their kind gesture and generosity.

Barpeepal Samaj Kalyan Sangh led by the Vice President Shri Kewal Sharma and General Secy Shri Lazong Bhutia called on the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri S D Dhakal at Samman Bhawan and handed over the cheque of Rs 60,000 for Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.
The Secretary thanked their organisation for their generosity and kind gesture.

Shri Tshering Sherpa, OSD Labour Department, Government of Sikkim donated a sum of Rs 50,000 for the Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.
The Secretary expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards Shri Sherpa for his kind support and gesture.

Shri K R Limboo, Joint Labour Commissioner, Labour Department, Government of Sikkim donated a sum of Rs 50,000 for the Chief Minister’s Relief fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.
He formally handed over the cheque to the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri S D Dhakal at Samman Bhawan.
The Secretary expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards Shri Limboo for his kind support and gesture.

Mrs. Kala Rai, President of Nari Shakti, SKM and her team called on the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri.S.D. Dhakal at Samman Bhawan and handed over a cheque of Rs. 2,00,000 and Rs.1,00,000 on behalf of the SKM Nari Shakti to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund in order to support government’s effort to fight against the global crisis of COVID-19.
Shri. S.D Dhakal thanked them for their generous contribution in the time of crisis.

All Sikkim MGNREGA employees (GRS, APOs, ADPC, Coordinators at State) donated a sum of Rs. 1,03,100 to the Chief Minister’s Relief fund towards the fight against COVID-19.
Shri. S.D Dhakal thanked them on the behalf of the Government for their generous contribution in the time of crisis.

The representatives of Marwari Yuva Manch, Sikkim called on the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri.S.D. Dhakal and handed over a cheque of Rs. 50,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund towards the fight against COVID-19.
The President, General Secretary, and the Treasurer handed over the cheque to tye Secretary to HCM, who thank them for their noble gesture.

Shri. Purna Bahadur Yonzon, President Manav Uthan Sewa Samiti called on the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri.S.D. Dhakal and handed over a cheque of Rs.1,20,600 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund towards the fight against COVID-19.
Shri. S.D Dhakal thanked the Organization on behalf of the Government for their generous contribution in the time of crisis.

Shri. Anil Kumar Gupta of M/S Achay Lal Mangal Prasad generally known as Baidyanath called on the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri.S.D. Dhakal and handed over a cheque of Rs.1,00,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund towards the fight against COVID-19.
Shri. S.D. Dhakal on the behalf of the Government thanked them for their generous contribution in the time of crisis.

The Thakubari Chaat Puja Committee of Gangtok called on the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri.S.D. Dhakal and handed over a cheque of Rs. 21,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund towards the fight against COVID-19.
Shri. Ashok Kumar Prasad, Advisor of the committee handed over the cheque to Shri. S.D. Dhakal, who thanked them on behalf of the Government.

The Nepali Sahitya Parishad of Sikkim called on the Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri.S.D. Dhakal and handed over a cheque of Rs. 1,00,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund towards the fight against COVID-19.
Shri. S.D. Dhakal thanked the literary organization on behalf of the Government.