Mangan, Aug 28
The Governor of Sikkim Ganga Prasad adopted the Navey Sotak GPU of Kabi Lungtsok constituency and had visited the GPU on 27 August accompanied by Minister Forest cum area MLA, Karma Loday Bhutia, Addl CS cum Secretary Raj Bhavan, Dr. Jay Kumar, DC East, Raj Yadav, SP East, Hari Chettri, panchayat and Zilla members, officials and the general public.
Panchayat President Tashi Doma Bhutia delivered welcome address. The DC East informed that this is the first time Governor has adopted the Navay Sotak GPU and urged the concerned Panchayats and public to make Navay Sotak GPU a model GPU.
Likewise, the Addl CS Cum Secretary Governor said that there will be development in different ways at Navay Sotak GPU. Now Solar Operator Bus has also been provided to Navay Sotak GPU. He further urged the panchayats and public to make (Bisleri, drinking water) with brand name of Navay Sotak GPU.
Similarly, the forest minister stated that now the Panchayats and public of Navay Sotak should be serious about production of Organic Vegetables. Our Government also try to uplift the grassroots levels, he stated. The minister on behalf of the people express gratitude to the Governor for being adopted Navay Sotak GPU.
The minister also urged the DC East of growing numbers of fake voter card holders at Pangthang Nursery and JN Road areas day by day resulting in influx of populations. Here, he urged the DC to kindly look into the matter.
The Governor in his speech urged the people of Navey Sotak GPU to increase organic vegetables production and also informed to start mushroom cultivation as well as the production of herbal medicine plants. He also highlighted that the quality education should be must improve in Navay Sotak GPU and further urged the concerned panchayats of Navay Sotak GPU to coordinate with concerned officers.