Gangtok, Jan 30: (IPR) Martyrs’ Day was observed today in Tashiling Secretariat, Gangtok. Additional Chief Secretary Finance cum Development Commissioner Shri V.B. Pathak administered two-minutes silence to all officers and staff of the Secretariat and adjoining offices.
Likewise, Martyrs’ Day was observed throughout the State with two minutes’ silence in the memory of those who gave their lives in the struggle for India’s freedom.
All work and movement including the traffic stopped exactly from 11 am to 11:02 am throughout the State. The day was observed with due solemnity.