Honorable Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today released a new calendar for 2019, published by Sikkim Ornithological Society at Raj Bhavan.

Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today released a new calendar for 2019, published by Sikkim Ornithological Society  at Raj Bhavan. 

 

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Raj Bhavan

Gangtok, Sikkim

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today released a new calendar for 2019, published by Sikkim Ornithological Society here at Raj Bhavan. 

       President of  SOS Shri NosangLimboo and Secretary SOSShri ChewangBonpowere  present on the occasion. The calendar contains the pictures of   rare and exotic species of birds captured digitally from various locations across the state. It may be mentioned that Sikkim Ornithological Society, the only bird organisation in Sikkim, has been working tirelessly towards conservation and awareness of avian diversity in the State since its inception in 2005.

Hon’ble Governor, while extending New Year greetings to  the members of the society, enquired about the activities of the society. He also  urged the society to work towards conservation of State’s rich biodiversity in a bid to promote Sikkim as a premier Eco-Tourism  destination in the country.

Shri NosangLimboo, President, provided a brief insight over the activities and awareness intervention of the society towards preserving the exotic  species of birds and butterflies of Sikkim.

         

Deputy Secretary(PR) to Governor                                                                                                                          

SKM/GOV/DS(PR)/2019/01                     

3rd January2019