Honorable Member, National Commission for SafaiKarmachari Swami Sadanand Maharaj today called on Honorable Governor of Sikkim, Shri Ganga Prasad at Raj Bhavan

Hon’ble Member, National Commission for SafaiKarmachari Swami Sadanand Maharaj today called on Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim, Shri Ganga Prasad at  Raj Bhavan.

 

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Raj Bhavan

Gangtok, Sikkim

PRESS RELEASE

 

Hon’ble Member, National Commission for SafaiKarmachari Swami Sadanand Maharaj today called on Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim, Shri Ganga Prasad at  Raj Bhavan.

It was a courtesy call by Hon’ble Member who is on a two days official visit to Sikkim. He is scheduled to hold review meetings with the stakeholders regarding socio economic condition  and facilities being provided to the SafaiKarmacharis in the State.

In a brief meeting with Hon’ble Governor, Hon’ble Member expressed his happiness on knowing that Sikkim did not have the practice of manual scavenging. He opined that the status and condition of SafaiKarmacharis in the State and the facilities and equipment being provided to them is one of the best in the country.He also shared his views on the meeting with Gangtok Beautifiers, the nomenclature being used by Gangtok Municipal Corporation for its  SafaiKarmacharis and said that he is impressed by the novelty of idea  behind the nomenclature.

Hon’ble Governor provided a brief insight into the socio economic status of the Safaikarmacharis in Sikkim and said that they are the most empowered among their counterparts in the country.

                                                                             Deputy Secretary (PR) to Governor

SKM/GOV/DS(PR)/2018/105

1stDecember, 2018