A delegation of Sikkim Democratic Front Party, led by Former Chief Minister and SDF President Shri Pawan Chamling, called on Honorable Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad at Raj Bhavan.

A delegation of Sikkim Democratic Front Party, led by former Chief Minister and SDF President Shri Pawan Chamling, called Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad at Raj Bhavan.

 

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Raj Bhavan

Gangtok, Sikkim

 

PRESS RELEASE

A delegation of Sikkim Democratic Front Party, led by former Chief Minister and SDF President Shri Pawan Chamling, called on  Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today at Raj Bhavan.

The delegation submitted a memorandum requesting for a special exemption for the State of Sikkim from the extension and enforcement of the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019 based on the special provision of Article 371F of the Constitution of India.

Hon’ble Governor has assured to take up the matter at an appropriate forum in the interest of Sikkim and its people.In the meanwhile, Hon’ble Governor has expressed his happiness and credited  Sikkimese from all walks of life for maintaining peace harmony and order in the State in the wake of prevailing nationwide stir related with Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019. He has further urged everyone to maintain brotherhood, harmony and peaceful co-existence which has remained the hallmark of Sikkimese way of life which will further safeguard the interest of the State and its people.

 

Deputy Secretary(PR) to Governor                                                                                                                      

SKM/GOV/DS(PR)/2019/110                           

20thDecember2019