SKM Govt taking credit of work done my SDF Govt: MK Subba
Gangtok Times Report
Gangtok, June 30
Sikkim Democratic Front spokesperson, MK Subba stated that to fulfil all promises made by Sikkim Krantikari Morcha party in its election manifesto needs the budget of Uttar Pradesh. He added that the budget of Sikkim would not able fulfil big promises made by SKM during the election.
Addressing a press conference here today, Mr Subba alleged that SKM government has been misleading the people by showing the list of achievements of one month and diverting the people’s minds from its promises made during the election. However, he stated that works for all achievements shown by SKM government were completed during SDF government tenure and only orders were handed over by the present government.
He stated that SKM government has been able to arrange seat for the conductor in SNT buses but it has been failed to reserve seats for Limboo and Tamang in the State Assembly. He informed that a SKM senior leader, Sonam Lama promised to reserve LT seats within 10 days of the government formation. On the same, he alleged that SKM does not have any formula and stand for the seat reservation for LT. He informed that PS Tamang had given an official statement around 12 years back that those who ask LT seats was anti-Sikkimese and this shows his mindset.
Mr Subba suggested SKM government start working on its real issues of to restore Nepali seats, tribal status to eleven leftout communities of Sikkim. He informed that SDF government was sincere towards these issues and worked tirelessly and consistently to take it to the logical end. On the same, he alleged that SKM government was visionless and does not have any stand and formulas to resolve these issues. SDF spokesperson urged the State government not to destroy Sikkim on small things but to work for the interest of Sikkim and its people.
“SDF government handed over Sikkim with highest growth rate, high revenue generation State in hydel projects, State with immense opportunities in tourism and industries sectors and organic, eco-friendly, beautiful and peaceful State to SKM but it has taken the State in deplorable condition in just one month,” Mr Subba said. He added that SDF has made Sikkim the Best of the Bests State in different sectors in its 25 years of the governance. He asserted that to give continuity to the development, peace and security of Sikkim would be real change in SKM government.
He informed that Confidential Assistant to the CM, Bikash Basnet was now a government employees and he should not take part and give speeches in the political meetings. On the same, he urged the CS to take action against him as per the conduct rule of the government for giving the political speeches.The press conference was also addressed by SDF spokesperson, JB Darnal.