Dzongu, Dec 25
The Sub Divisional Magistrate, Dzongu, Tshering Dorjee Bhutia was felicitated today by Lingdong-Borfok gram panchayat unit of Dzongu in a function held at Government Primary School Borfok. The letter of felicitation was handed over by Deputy Speaker cum area MLA Dzongu, Sonam Gyatso Lepcha who graced the function as a chief guest in presence of Zilla Panchayat, Rinjong Lhamu Lepcha, Panchayat President, Ms Chungden Lepcha, headmistress Ms. Lakmit Lepcha and the general public.
The deputy speaker also inaugurated the newly constructed mid-day meal shed. The function also saw the distribution of prizes to the students who have been helping in collecting the waste wrappers in high quantities. Lingdong School is in mission to make the area a plastic free where all the wrappers have been utilising it in terms of button flowers etc.
He also stated that people of Dzongu should not forget the development initiated by the government under the leadership of chief minister, Pawan Chamling.
The chief guest urged all the people to keep their tradition alive. The Deputy Speaker also appreciated the SDM Dzongu for being a dedicated officer in the area and urged other officers to take example of him.
The function also saw the final tournament of the football matches for men and women. In women, Upper Borfok vrs Bringkatam, the latter team won the match.
Likewise, in Lungzyee Chu men’s football, Upper Borfok defeated Punol Seven and lifted the trophy.