Dentam, Jan 21
Independent ward panchayat Sunita Gurung from Pareng ward under Rinchenpong constituency in West Sikkim along with 7 families today joined Sikkim Democratic Front Party in the presence of Chief Minister and SDF President, Pawan Chamling.
Those who joined into the ruling party were the members of the opposition camps including, Sikkim Krantikari Morcha [SKM].
12 persons from Daramdin, 8 from Rumbuk, 24 from Lungchok-Daramdin, 11 from Amobtey-Daramdin and 20 from Daramdin also joined SDF, to whom Mr. Chamling handed over the SDF flags individually and welcomed them into SDF fraternity.
The Chief Minister is in West Sikkim to attend the North-East Youth Festival held at here today and scheduled to attend the ongoing Janta Mela to be will held on 22 January at Soreng.