Dzongu, Jan 21
The three days long Susakurtot organic festival at Gor Lower Dzongu North Sikkim started today. The inauguration today was graced by Pintso Namgyal Lepcha, Chairman SNT Division as a chief guest in presence of Panchayat President, Phurmit Lepcha, CDPO Dzongu, Netuk Lepcha and the panchayat members.
The president organizing committee, Bhujong Lepcha highlighted about the Susakortot organic festival.
The chief guest in his speech highlighted that this festival should be continued in order to boost organic mission and appreciated the organising committee for taking this initiative. He also urged all to make organic farming as a lucrative profession for healthy and wealthy living.
The chief guest and other guests visited the organic stalls. The festival had display of organic produces which will conclude on 23 January.
A colorful cultural program was presented by the students.