June 25, 2019

MANGAN, 24 Jun:

A Mahindra pick-up truck reportedly went off the road near Pheedang Bridge in North Sikkim at Dikchu-Mangan highway this evening at around 5:30pm.  The accident was witnessed by a person from Pheedang village of Lower Dzongu on the right bank of the Tees...

June 21, 2019

Mangan, 20 Jun:

Around 400 tourists stranded at Lachen since 17 June when sections of the road leading out were washed away by torrential rain were evacuated today, their transshipment arranged at Pincho Khola near Bonsai. Six SNT buses and several other vehicles were p...

June 19, 2019

Mangan, 18 Jun:

People living along the Teesta, stretching from Dikchu, to Pheedang, Makha, Singtam, Rangpo, etc. had a nightmarish Monday night with the river in full spate, floating down debris and swelling to a size not seen in recent years. The Stage III and Stage V...

June 18, 2019

Mangan, 17 Jun:

A suspected case of cloud-burst in the higher reaches of North Sikkim triggered a massive landslide at Lachen Phaka this morning. Debris from the landslide, made up of trees and boulders, added to the already swelling Lachen Chu which empties into the Te...

May 31, 2019

Mangan, 30 May:

A grand welcome awaited the new MLA of Lachen-Mangan, Roads & Bridges Minister Samdup Lepcha, here at Zero Point, Mangan Lall complex point, by North Sikkim Academy with the principal accompanied by the students and the school’s pipe band, party supporte...

May 30, 2019

MANGAN, 29 May:

Landslide triggered by heavy rain has again blocked the North Sikkim highway at 4th mile today. Light vehicles plying to Mangan had to take a detour via Dzongu.  Traffic is expected to be restored by Thursday morning. Some commuters chose transhipment de...

May 27, 2019

Mangan, 26 May:

Heavy overnight rain has damaged several sections of North Sikkim Highway along the Dikchu-Mangan axis which was blocked at 4th Mile today due to a landslide.

Light vehicles plying on this road to Mangan had to hence proceed via Dzongu. Weather permitting...

May 11, 2019

Mangan, 10 May:

The Government Secondary School Gor in Lower Dzongu, North Sikkim has been making utility items using garbage in an effort to contribute towards conserving the environment. The school initiated these activities last year under the guidance of the Headmis...

April 17, 2019

Mangan, 16 Apr:

If you visit the village of Gor at Lower Dzongu you will not find even a single wrapper as the students here are one mission to make this area free from non-biodegradable waste materials.

The students and teachers of Gor Secondary school of Dzongu, North...

February 15, 2019

Gyalshing, 14 Feb:

On the directions of the area MLA, Sonam Dadul Bhutia, a co-ordination/ preparatory meeting for the upcoming Bhumchu at Tashiding Monastery was convened in the office of the District Magistrate, West Sikkim, on Tuesday, 12 Feb.

The meeting was chaired...

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