Sunday, January 27, 2008

Republic Day was celebrated in Sikkim in a grand manner


Gangtok: Governor Sudharshan Agrawal and Chief Minister of Sikkim Dr. Pawan Chamling extended their greetings to the people. Governor Agrawal highlighted the performance and achievement of the State Government while Chief Minister said about that his Government is successful for the emotional intergration of the people of Sikkim with the nation. Chief Minster also said that his Government is committed to work for self reliant of Sikkim by improving resource mobilization capacity and further said that major source of revenue will be from the hydel power. He declared that Government of Sikkim has signed agreements with Independent Power Producers(IPPs) for generation of 3364 MW of hydel power. He said that these projects are expected to yield total revenue of Rs. 1140 crore by 2020.