Gangtok, September 20: As all are aware that there is complete lockdown imposed in Gangtok Municipal Corporation (GMC) Area from September 21 to 27, 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. At the same time, there are some examinations being held in GMC Area like Compartmental Examinations of Classes 10 and 12 of the CBSE, IGNOU Term End Examinations, NET by NTA and some other examinations of the College level.
In order to facilitate these students reach their examination centres located within the GMC Area where total lockdown in operational, the SNT Division of the Transport Department will be running dedicated SNT bus services from three points at Ranipool, Ranka and Tashi View Point to respective examination centres falling in the GMC Area and back from the examination centres to these three points. However, students are required to reach these three points from their respective places on their own.
Respective students are required to send WhatsApp or text messages giving their names, phone numbers, Class, Admit Card number, name of examination, date and venue of examination and pick up point (i.e., Ranipool, Ranka or Tashi View Point) so that they could be contacted for pick up from Ranipool, Ranka or Tashi View Point.
Contact numbers for WhatsApp or Text Messages:
For CBSE Compartmental Examinations of Classes 10 and 12:
Sri Subbiah, Joint Director (Phone No. 9933002215)
For NET and other examinations of Colleges, IGNOU:
Sri Sangay Gyatso Bhutia, Deputy Secretary (Phone No. 9434174754)
Press note issued by:
Director, Elementary Education and Samagra Shiksha
Nodal Officer for Public Relations and Publicity
Education Department, Government of Sikkim