Namchi, 4th May(IPR): The Oath taking ceremony of the newly elected councillors of Namchi Municipal Council and Nayabazar Jorethang Nagar Panchayat was held at District Administrative Centre, Namchi today. Present during the ceremony was the prescribed authority (DC) Mr. M. Bharani Kumar, (ADC) Mr. Satyan Kr Pradhan, (SDM, HQ) Mr. Chiran Rizal and other officials.
The prescribed authority Mr. M. Bharani Kumar presided over the oath taking ceremony of the Councillors. Following the oath taking ceremony the councillors of Namchi Municipal Council elected the Municipal Chairperson, Municipal Vice- Chairperson and Member Executive Authority. Mr. Ganesh Rai from Upper Singithang Ward, Mrs. Sabitri Tamang from Upper Boomtar Ward and Ms. Nima Choden Lepcha of Gangyap Ward were elected as Municipal Chairperson, Municipal Vice Chairperson and Member, Executive Authority, respectively.
Similarly, for Nayabazar Jorethang Nagar Panchayat, Mr. Pabitra Kumar Sharma from Daragaon Ward and Ms. Manjari Rai from Trikaleshwar Ward were elected as Municipal President and Municipal Vice- President respectively.