Gangtok, Sikkim

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CM inaugurates ‘Grishma Utsav’ at Namchi Government College

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DCs directed to examine alleged encroachment of religious structures on public place

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Sikkim’s political history will be decided when Golay walks out of jail: SKM

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Sikkim issues advisory on Nipah virus

GANGTOK: In the wake of outbreak of Human Nipah virus (NIV) ...

Meet discusses CRC construction in Assam Lingzey

GANGTOK: Union Social Justice and Empowerment ministry joint...

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SCA release special cover commemorating first cricket action in Sikkim

GANGTOK: The year 1938 is remembered in cricketing world for...

EPIC 17000 Mountain Biking Race gets bigger

GANGTOK: The north district administration, in collaboration...

New NDFA president

MANGAN: North District Football Association (NDFA) called on...

Special cover to be released to commemorate historic cricket milestone in Sikkim

GANGTOK: Sikkim Cricket Association is commemorating the 80 ...

FFCI to hold AIFF -D licence course in Sikkim

GANGTOK: Federation of Football Coaches in India (FFCI), an ...

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Land rights for hill forests villagers

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Darjeeling civic taxes online

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Binay team set to welcome Mamata

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Mamata to visit Kalimpong

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ABGL leader remembered, justice desired

DARJEELING:The AkhilBharatiyaGorkha League (ABGL) today paid...

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Kumaraswamy government wins trust vote after BJP walkout in Assembly

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Kumaraswamy government wins trust vote after BJP walkout in Assembly

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Pakistan must end infiltration for peace: Gen Rawat

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Child dies of 'extreme heat' in train

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Modi underlines Centre's commitment towards education

Santiniketan (West Bengal) (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra M...


Area: 7096 Sq Km
Capital:Gangtok
Altitude: 5,840 ft
Population: 6.10 Lakhs
Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 ft. to over 28,509 ft above sea level
Climate:
Summer: Max- 21°C ; Min – 13°C
Winter: Max -13°C ; Min – 0.48°C
Rainfall: 325 cm per annum
Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi