Gyalshing, 15th January 2021 (IPR): The Hon’ble Minister for Power and Energy, Shri. M. N Sherpa briefly interacted with the public at Daramdin and Sombaria West Sikkim, today. Hon’ble Minister was accompanied by Shri PK Subba Chairman, Sikkim Scheduled Tribes Welfare Board, DC West Shri Karma R.Bonpo, SDM Soreng, BDO Daramdin, HOD’s of various departments and Panchayats at large. The Minister communicated with the Officers of Soreng Sub-Division and Officers from West District.
It may be mentioned that Shri.MN Sherpa attended the meeting that was held at Salangdong between NTPC and project affected people around Salangdong. The meeting was chaired by Hon’ble Minister for Power and Energy. At the onset, he briefed the need of local people and urged NTPC to carry out different activities for the benefits of local people of Salangdong.
Further, Minister accompanied by DC West and Officials visited Senior Secondary School at Daramdin and interacted with the Principal and the teachers. He also inspected all the lab and the classrooms of the School. He also inspected the boundary of the school property and assured if school need any help for renovating the structure of the school. He also visited the undergoing construction of Stairs way to Heaven and inspected all the construction work. He urged the officials of the project to complete the project at earliest. He too visited ICDS at Daramdin and interacted and listened to the grievances of the teachers.
Later, Minister visited PHC at Sombaria and inspected a newly constructed X-ray unit and urged the medical officer to set up the building in function at earliest. He also visited Senior Secondary School at Sombaria and inspected the auditorium hall, classrooms and asked if the school needs any facilities for the welfare of the students. He added that the school need to be renovated and there should be enough water supply in the school. Minister also visited the Sombaria Bazar and interacted with the public.
Lastly, Minister with Officers from West District visited Senior Secondary School at Bhuriakhop and inspected the premises and the playground of the school. The visit ended at Senior Secondary School at Dodak where he interacted and asked for any pending work for the betterment of the school at the earliest.