Honorable Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today flagged off the Relief Material for Yuksam Landslide victims.

 

Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today flagged off the Relief Material for Yuksam Landslide victims.

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Raj Bhavan

Gangtok, Sikkim

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today flagged off the Relief Material for Yuksam Landslide victims. Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang, Hon’ble Minister Education, Land Revenue & D.M, Youth and Sports Affairs Departments Shri KungaNimaLepcha, Addl. Chief Secretary to Governor Dr.K Jayakumar and State Relief Commissioner Smt. Ambika Pradhan were present on the occasion.

Hon’ble Governor also handed over a cheque of Rupees Two Lakhs to Chief Minister Relief Fund for the relief of landslide victims.

The relief material despatched today in a special vehicle carries eatables, 100 blankets, 175 metres synthetic profile mat,  ready to eat foot    packets, noodles,  portable water bottles, juice and biscuits among others.

 

Hon’ble Governor has also appealed fellow  Sikkimese from all walks of life to come forward and donate in cash and kind as assistance for our brethren in distress at Yuksam. He has stated that Sikkimese society has always shown resilience when it comes to coping  with the natural calamities of this magnitude.“Once again this is high  time to come together  for showing solidarity and support to our brothers and sisters in distress and also prove that in this hour of crisis, the whole State is firmly behind them,” Hon’ble Governor added.

 

Deputy Secretary(PR) to Governor                                                                                                            

SKM/GOV/DS(PR)/2019/83                          

23rdSeptember, 2019