January 23, 2019


As part of BetiBachaoBetiPadhao (BBBP) week celebration, a programmewas held at Gor Secondary school ground, Dzongu on 21 Jan. The programme was attended by Chairperson SNT, PintshoNamgyal Lepcha as chief guest accompanied by CDPO, Dzongu, Netuk Lepcha P...

January 16, 2019


Two persons were killed in a fatal road mishap reported here at Dzongu in North Sikkim today. 

The deceased, Tashi Lepcha and Sonam Lepcha, residents of Gnon basti, Lower Dzongu, died on the spot when their vehicle, a WagonR, plunged down around 300ft off...

January 10, 2019

Dzongu, 08 Jan: 

The bridge at 4th Mile, Mantam, in Upper Dzongu, across the landslide debris dammed Rongyoung Chu is now ready to take vehicular movement. 

The bridge, constructed on the left bank of the river, was submerged by the swollen river during last year's monso...

January 8, 2019


A meeting was convened here at Naga in North Sikkim today to discuss and finalise the operation of the newly constructed Bongthing school at Naga in North Sikkim.

The meeting was chaired by Secretary Culture Department, Ambika Pradhan, DC North, Karma R...

January 5, 2019

MANGAN, 04 JAN: Susakurtot Football Tournament started here at Gor Secondary School in Dzongu North Sikkim on 03 Jan 2019. The tournament kicked off in the presence of Panchayat President (Lum-Gor-Sangtok GPU), Phurmit Lepcha who was also accompanied by Ward Panchayat...

January 3, 2019

DIKCHU, 02 JAN: A wooden house belonging to Purna Nanda Regmi of Tsalamthang village under Chandey ward of SimikLingzey GPU was gutted by a fire on the night of 31 Dec 2018.  The belongings of the house worth around Rs. 5 lakh were all burnt to ashes as there was no on...

December 15, 2018

Dzongu, 14 DEC:

The second day of the Namprikdang Namsoong festival cum State Level Tribal festival-2018 was attended by Forest Minister, Tshering Wangdi Lepcha, in the presence of Deputy Speaker cum MLA Dzongu, Sonam Gyatso Lepcha.

The festival is being organised by Tri...

December 14, 2018

Dzongu, 13 Dec:

The Namprikdang Namsoong festival in Upper Dzongu, North Sikkim, started today. The festival marks the new year of the Lepcha tribe and provides for a magnificent visual treat of folk dances, traditional games and exotic Sikkimese (Lepcha) cuisine.  The...

November 30, 2018

MANGAN, 29 Nov:

Under the guidance of Atop Lepcha, Lakpa Lepcha [actor of Dhokbu film], Sam Tshering  Lepcha, a public meeting was organized by Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) at Nampatam ward of Lachen Mangan constituency today.

The programme was attended by Samdup Lepch...

November 24, 2018

Mangan, 23 Nov: 

Rajya Sabha MP, Hissey Lachungpa, who is also an SDF Senior Vice-President, chaired a party meeting at the zonal party office here on 22 November accompanied by SDF general secretary (publicity, North), Krishna Lepcha.

The meeting was also attended by di...

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