CM starts work from Tashiling Secretariat, says its people’s Office
Schemes like “One Job One family” needs a National Level discussion: Chamling
Gangtok Times Report
Gangtok, Jan 4
Chief Minister Pawan Chamling has started his office from Tashiling Secretariat on Friday. He entered in his office at 2 PM this afternoon situated on the fifth floor of newly built Tashiling Secretariat. He was warmly welcomed by the Chief Secretary AK Srivastava in the new office.
Speaking to media persons, the CM stated that it was not his office but the office of the people of Sikkim. He asserted that the people have to take full advantage of this CM office. “I am for the people of Sikkim and have been working tirelessly to provide all possible happiness and conveniences like in the heaven to the people of Sikkim,” he expressed. He added that SDF government has been working day and night on this mission to provide all happiness to the people Sikkim.
CM mentioned that SDF government was organising the Rojgar Mela in the State which was the unique and first in the country and the world. He added that a member from every family would be provided with the government job under the scheme. He asserted upon the need of on the discussion on such unique programme to make it a thought in the national-level. He added that farmers have been committing suicide in the country but Sikkim has been providing pensions to farmers. On the same, he stated that no other State has been providing pension to its farmers so this programme needs to become a thought in the national level.
On entering into the new office, senior Ministers GM Gurung, RB Subba, SB Subedi and DT Lepcha met and congratulated the CM. They expressed their confidence that the CM would able to work more for the people of Sikkim from this new office. CM also inspected all rooms of the new CMO.
It has to be mentioned here that after sustaining irreparable damages to Tashiling Secretary in the devastated earthquake on 18 September in 2011, the CMO was shifted to Samman Bhawan. The newly constructed Tashiling Secretariat was inaugurated by the CM on 04 December.