Sikkim: Home Secretary Palden Dhondup completed his assessment tour to Ravangla Kunphenling Tibetan Settlement, where he inaugurated a few completed projects under the jurisdiction of the Home Department.
Secretary arrived at the settlement last Wednesday, 25 January, and was accompanied by North East Tibetan Settlements Coordinator Under Secretary Tenzin Chokden.
His arrival to the settlement after assuming the charge of the Home Department was warmly received by TSO Dorji Tsering, LTA President, BRDL, Co-op Society Secretary, Staff and other representatives.
On the next day, Home Secretary inaugurated a few completed projects at Thupten Dhargyeling Monastery and community halls of camp no. 3,4,7. He also inspected the surrounding areas of the settlement, followed by a public meeting. He stressed the importance of caring for the settlement areas to avoid land encroachments. Under Secretary, Tenzin Chokden highlighted the important points of the newly amended land and housing act. On 27 January, the Home Secretary departed for Darjeeling.
-Reported by Home Department