Hon’ble Minister Shri L.N. Sharma meets public of Berthang Rungdu Ward, West Sikkim

Gyalshing, 31 Aug (IPR): Continuing the ongoing series of interactive programme with the people in different Gram Panchayat Units under Gyalshing Bermiok constituency, Hon’ble Minister-cum-Area MLA, Shri Lok Nath Sharma, led door to door visit at Berthang Rungdu Ward under Bermiok Berthang GPU in West Sikkim today.

Thereafter, the Minister had a meeting with the villagers where they expressed their happiness and put forward their expectations and grievances. People collectively proposed a demand of Primary Health Sub Centre and elaborated on the difficult terrain and inaccessibility of isolated hamlet.

The Minister assured to take up genuine demands of the public on priority. He also shared his plans and proposal of developmental activities for the upliftment of socio-economic status of people of Rungdu.

He enlightened the gathering on various activities including enhancement in Old Age Pension, amendment and framing of official procedure to transfer name of land holders in public interest, Upcoming scheme of Garib Aawash Yojana envisioned by Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang (Golay).

The Minister also motivated farmers to cultivate crops and vegetables round the year. He advised people to apply modified methods and scientific techniques in process of farming and urged for surplus production of Ginger, Turmeric, Buckwheat and Cardamom and assured its marketing.