Gangtok, 21 July (IPR): Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) chaired a meeting with the dignitaries, officers and staff of Sports Department, concerned Sports Outfit and Sikkim Olympic Organization at the Conference Hall of Paljor Stadium today.
Present in the meeting were Hon’ble Ministers Shri L.N. Sharma, Shri Arun Upretti, Shri Samdup Lepcha and Shri Karma Loday Bhutia.
Secretary CMO, Shri S.D. Dhakal, Secretary, Sports, Shri R.K. Tamang, Commissioner GMC, President Sikkim Olympic Association, Shri B.K. Roka, Vice President, Shri Kuber Bhandari, General Secretary, Shri Jas Lal Pradhan, Treasurer, Shri Dawa Tamang, along with other executive members, dignitaries of Sports Academy, Director Sports, S.P. East, ADC East, senior sportspersons, sports enthusiasts and persons associated with Sikkim sports also were present in the meeting.
Concerned dignitaries placed manifold demands and suggestions towards the proliferation and flourishing of games and sports in Sikkim.
Various improvement oriented points towards the augmentation of the S.O.A. as well as sports in the State as a whole was discussed.
The members of the organizations also placed many demands related to the sports matter which was patiently listened by the HCM who inturn assured all possible support for the progress of the youth career building games and sports in the state. He also underlined that despite of many hurdles and shortcomings, the organisation and the department has managed to render maximum support to the young minds building their career through their exposure in sports at National and and International arena.