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Contribution to CM’s relief fund against COVID-19

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Contribution to CM’s relief fund against COVID-19

SE Report
GANGTOK: The Denzong Agricultural Cooperative Society Ltd (DACS), a State government undertaking, has contributed Rs. 10 lakh to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to support the State government’s fight against coronavirus.
The cheque was formally handed over to Chief Minister P.S. Golay today evening here at Samman Bhawan by MLA and DACS chairman Sonam Venchungpa, informs an IPR release.
The Chief Minister expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards DACS and Venchungpa for their kind gesture and generosity.
Similarly, Sikkim State Civil Service Association led by Tshewang Gyachhoand two members, Annapurna Alley and Bhim Thatal called on the Chief Minister at Samman Bhawan and handed over the cheque of Rs. 5 lakh as a contribution to Chief Minister's Relief Fund to fight the pandemic COVID-19.
The Chief Minister expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards the association for their contribution and generosity.

Sikkim at a Glance

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