Gangtok Times Report
New Delhi, July 13
Rajya Sabha MP from Sikkim Hishey Lachungpa raised the concerned over the air connectivity in Sikkim in the Upper House. He pressed for the immediate operationalization of Pakyong airport by installing Instrument Landing system and development of Boeing aircraft landing facility in the future.
Mr. Lachungpa also met the Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports and Minister of State in the Ministry of Minority Affairs of India, Kiren Rijiju and requested for establishing Regional sports training center in Sikkim and special area for games training centers in the West and North districts under the Sports Authority of India. He also requested for home transfer of two coaches from Northeast states.