Gyalshing, Dec 24 (IPR)
The Government Jr. Sec. School Najoor Berfok (W) celebrated its Annual Function at the School auditorium, today. Minister-cum-Area MLA of Gyalshing Bermiok constituency Shri Lok Nath Sharma graced the function as the Chief Guest. The programme also had the presence of Deputy Director Education, Dentam Sub Division, Shri Tshering Panzo Sherpa; Assistant Director Martam BAC Shri KC Namgyal, Vice Principal of Yangsum Sr. Sec. School Shri Dilip Kr. Rai, Coordinator Martam BAC Shri JB Basnett, Founding members of School, teachers, students, parents and other locals.
Addressing the Annual Function, Minister Sharma called for joint responsibility and cooperation between the Teachers, Students and Parents to ensure improved career building of the students and better education system in the Government Schools. Teachers of the Government Schools are well trained and qualified while the schools still need to develop English speaking environment to produce more efficient and capable students to clear competitive exams. The government shall implement new education policy to reform the education system, he added.
Minister informed that the state government will begin construction of much-awaited house under Garib Awas Yojana to the most deserving beneficiaries and house up-gradation at the earliest. He also underlined various ongoing developmental activities within Gyalshing Bermiok constituency and also shared the planning for the mega project of Establishment of Animal Husbandry University, Orchidarium, New Road connectivity, Establishment of Public Ground, Residential School and other developmental works for sustainable growth of the region.
He also informed that the State Government under the leadership of the Chief Minister Shri P.S.Tamang is working tirelessly round the clock for the welfare of the people.
Speaking in the context of Model Village Chingthang Minister said that the state government has already distributed various facilities of more than Rupees Fifty Lakhs and further the GPU will receive more benefits of every schemes and programmes.
He spoke on the Integrated Process Unit of Sikkim IFFCO Organic Limited and urged farmers to produce surplus Turmeric, Buckwheat, Ginger and Cardamom and assured to enhance farmers income manifold by providing global market with the tag of Green Economy: Sikkim Himalaya for their processed products after its establishment. He also informed that the farmers will receive financial assistance of Rs. Six Thousand under PMKrishi Samman Nidhi Yojana and State Govt will provide financial incentives to the Milk Producers from the next financial year.
Dy. Director Shri Tshering Panzo Sherpa expressed his happiness on the notable improvement shown by the school in different fields and further congratulated entire school family for their impressive yearlong performances. He also expressed concern over decreasing ratio in enrolment in the school advised to mitigate school drop-out rate in general. He also enlightened parents on the fundamental rights of education to their children.
Headmaster Shri D. P. Sharma presented School Annual Report and elaborated various initiatives and activities accomplished by the School round the year. Later the activities were highlighted through a powerpoint presentation. A short film “Padhega India Tabhi Toh Badhega India” was also presented.
On the occasion School Founding Member Shri Garjaman Gurung and Shri Bal Bdr. Gurung was also honoured and felicitated for their contributions in school establishment.
Minister also handed over the annual mark sheet of the top-scoring students. The programme also saw colourful cultural performances of various communities presented by the students.