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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

A halo, a ring round a sun

I do not understand how it is made but when caught on lens this phenomenon looks great. Folks, its halo- a ring around a sun from Sikkim. Enjoi!! This photograph was taken in March 2011.



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Opening of PRS at SNT Rangpo (2009)

Opening of PRS at SNT Rangpo (2009)

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Bijayata Baraily : actress Angalo Yo Mayako.









Name                    : Bijayata Baraily

Father's Name   : Mr. B.K. Baraily

Mother's name  : Mrs. Devika Baraily

Sibling                 : Nivedita Baraily.

Date of Birth     : 15-06-1987.

Religion              : Hindu

Nationality        : Indian

School                 : Dowhill School, Kurseong

Diploma in
Architecture     : Siliguri Govt. Polytechnic.

Dwelling place: PankhaBari Road, Kurseong.

Senior Diploma in Bharatnatyam: Geeti Gunj Music College, Kurseong.
(Affiliated to Allahabad).

Taking Indian classical music lessons from my dear mother.

Movie: Angalo Yo Mayako.
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Mahurat of Prashant Tamang's nepali film Angalo Yo Maya Ko'




Mahurat of Prashant Tamang's nepali film Angalo Yo Maya Ko' (11.10.2013). Ms Neeru Sewa, then West Pandam Constituency MLA and Minister had given the mahurat clap. To the surprise, one of the lead actress was replaced after the mahurat. (Pics: Shital Pradhan)
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Nirmal Chettri (football) : Shital Pradhan's Autograph Collection


Nirmal Chettri is an Indian footballer from Melli (Sikkim), a leader in defence. A seasoned professional, the versatile defender can play as both a centre back and a full back. Part of the Indian national team set-up since 2011, the 26-year-old has represented the country at the U-17, U-19, U-23 as well as senior level.

" Met him personally at an exhibition match at Golitar Ground on June 19, 2017."
— with Nirmal Chettri.
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G.M. Gurung of Rangpo felicitated at Chisopani, Dokhey, East Sikkim

G.M. Gurung of Rangpo, East Sikkim was felicitated from the hand of Hon'ble Chairman of Sikkim Film Board Shri Uttam Pradhan in the eve of 71st Independence Day Ceremony held at Sakyong Chisopani School ground for his utmost contribution to the village since many years. The felicitation was constituted by Boudha Sangha Samaj, Chisopani. Along with him two others were also felicitated.
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Monday, August 14, 2017

Photographs of Gulma Railway Station







Gulma Railway Station is near Milan More, Siliguri. It belongs to Northern Frontier Railway. (29.06.2016)
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MPs from Sikkim call on Hon’ble Minister of State for Civil Aviation

August 10, New Delhi: MP Sikkim, Shri PD Rai, Lok Sabha and Shri Hishey Lachungpa, Rajya Sabha met with the Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Shri Jayant Sinha to discuss the status of Pakyong Green Field Airport. At present the airport will operate with ATR 42-seater turboprop aircrafts on a 2km long runway. The Minister stated that Rs. 150 Cr has been set aside for expansion of the width of the runway, post inauguration, in order to facilitate the landing of ATR 72-seater aircrafts. The Minister offered that the Airport Authority of India could operate the airport if the state so requests. However, the autonomy to decide lies entirely with the state if the land belongs to the State Government. He also enquired about the road connectivity of the airport to Gangtok. The Minister informed the MPs about the new policy on subsidizing Helicopter connectivity to Sikkim, through the UDAN scheme, that is under active consideration. He also expressed interest to meet with Shri Ugen Gyatso Bhutia, Hon’ble Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation, Sikkim, within this month, in order to discuss operational issues. The meeting will also target high quality tourism and increasing airport viability through the building of infrastructure around the airport.
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Shantinagar Gaon Sudhar Samiti condoles passing of the former CM of Sikkim NB Bhandari

July 17: Members of Shantinagar Gaon Sudhar Samiti held a condolence meeting at the premises of LN Pradhan, Advisor SGSS’s residence to pay homage to the passing away of Shree N B Bhandari, former Chief Minister of Sikkim. Two minute silence was observed on the moment after lighting the candle by the head monk of Karma Thujee Choeling Monastery, Shantinagar under the guidance of President of SGSS, Shri Krishna Chettri. 
T B Pradhan, Advisor SGSS addressed the gathering that included advisors, executive members, monks of Karma Thujee Choeling Monastary, Shantinagar, senior citizens and other members. Chettri said, we share the deep sadness with the family members and wish that almighty god give them strength to come out of this grievous moment.
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When i started my blog on Sikkim way back in 2007, i had it clear on my mind that this blog shall help people look out for knowledge on Sikkim. I always wanted a knowledge house about Sikkim, its past, present and future. I do not know over the years how much did i succeed but my determination to let other understand my Sikkim is always giving me a push. with regards Shital Pradhan (himalayanreview@gmail.com)

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