Gyalshing, 29th February,2020 (IPR): The five days long Rural Sports Season -II, GPU level Games and Sports Meet 2020 organised by 27- Bermiok Berthang GPU, Rural Development Department in collaboration with Sports and Youth Affair Department, Government of Sikkim was concluded today at Bojek, Upper Bermiok, West Sikkim. The sports meet had the gracious presence of the Hon’ble Minister-cum-Area MLA of Gyalshing Bermiok constituency Shri. Lok Nath Sharma as the Chief Guest.
Minister Sharma, in his address, congratulated participants and encouraged them to flourish further with regular practice to achieve targeted goal in field of sports.
He also articulated on the importance of sports events envisioned by the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. P. S. Tamang and his vision to provide various types of facilities at village level ensuing sports enthusiasts to take privilege of infrastructural and technical facilities.
Further, Minister Sharma recalled his struggling experiences and threw lights on improving standard and ample opportunities being given to the present generation in the society.
Addressing the general public and the trainees, Minister Sharma informed about the ongoing Global Cinema Festival 2020 that was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Sikkim, yesterday. He also highlighted newly released Sikkim’s Film Policy, constructive approach of the state government and future scope for the state of Sikkim.
Minister also spoke on the ongoing developmental activities in his constituency and shared future roadmap to uplift the area and urged for cooperation and support at all level. He also assured to address genuine public demand of drinking water and to connect every household with the facility in near future.
The concluding day of the five days long event also witnessed colourful cultural program by the students of the various schools.
Minister Sharma also handed over certificates of their respective discipline to the participants.The main objective of the event was to provide a platform to showcase their talents and to encourage towards building career of their interest.
Also present were BDO, Hee-Martam along the officials from concerned department, Panchayats, Teachers, Students and general public at large.