Gangtok, 2nd October, 2020 (IPR): The 151st birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi was observed at M.G. Marg, Gangtok, today. The programme was chaired by hon’ble Governor, Shri. Ganga Prasad and accompanied by hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. Prem Singh Tamang.
The programme was also attended by hon’ble Deputy Speaker SLA, Shri. Sangay Lepcha, hon’ble Cabinet Ministers, MLA, Advisors, Chairpersons, Chief Secretary Shri. S.C. Gupta, Principal Secretary Home, DGP, Heads of various departments, officials and dignitaries.
On the occasion, Hon’ble Governor, Hon’ble Chief Minister and other dignitaries paid tribute by garlanding to the bust of Mahatma Gandhi at the backdrop of Ramdhun and recorded prayers by different religious heads.
Earlier, the programme began with the National Anthem presented by the Sikkim Police Brass Band.