Honorable Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad celebrates Diwali with Officers and Jawans at Black Cat Division at Gangtok.

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Raj Bhavan

Gangtok, Sikkim

 

PRESS RELEASE

Hon’ble Governor of SIKKIM Shri Ganga Prasad today celebrated Diwali with officers and jawans at Black Cat Division,Libing Gangtok. GOC Black Cat Division Maj General N S Raja Subramani,SM,VSM, officers and ranks of the division were present on the occasion! Hon’ble Governor distributed sweets and extended greetings of Diwali to all present. Addressing the officers and ranks, Hon’ble Governor said that due to the sacrifice made by the personnel of armed forces, the countrymen get the opportunity to celebrate festivals and occasions with the utmost sense of security and peace! Therefore, it is the duty of the common folk to acknowledge the contributions of armed forces towards keeping the country safe and letting the country celebrate various occasions. Stating that it is his pleasure to be among the members of armed forces on the eve of CHOTI DIWALI, Governor urged everyone to find time to celebrate festivals with the personnel, who have prioritized country over their personal and family priorities.

It may be mentioned that Hon’ble Governor had directly reached the Libing helipad for the occasion after completion of his three days tour to North Sikkim today afternoon.

                                                                 Deputy Secretary(PR) to Governor 

                                                                                                                                          

SKM/GOV/DS(PR)/2018/9                                                 

 6th   November, 2018