Gangtok, Feb 23rd (IPR): Secretary, Urban Development Department, Ms. Sarala Rai, inaugurated the seven-day long exhibition-cum-sale of local products made by Women Self Help Groups under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana-National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NULM) here at Titanic Park, Gangtok today.
The event was organized by the Sikkim Urban Development Agency (SUDA) under the Urban Development Department, Government of Sikkim. The theme of the programme was “Home Grown With Love From Our Garden To Your Homes.”
The exhibition includes various products such as local organic foods, organically grown plants, bamboo products, hand-made bags, woollen products and toys made by fourteen Women Self Help Groups of the District.
The Secretary was accompanied by the Special Secretary, Urban Development Department (UDD), Govt of Sikkim, Smt. Roshni Rai, Principal Chief Town Planner, UDD, Shri Sonam Dadul Bhutia, Chief Town Planner, UDD, Smt. Yogita Rai, Chief Engineer, UDD, Under Secretary, DAY-NULM, Additional Town Planning Officer, UDD, Smt. Pema Doma Bhutia, Under Secretary, DAY-NULM, Smt. Srijana Chettri, Mission Director, DAY-NULM, Shri Dinker Gurung, and officers and staff of the Urban Development Department.