March 28, 2020

Singtam, 27 Mar:

Friday, the haat day for Singtam bazaar, wore a desolate look as people supported the lockdown provisions today, day-3 of the 21-day nationwide lockdown.

There were some local farmers who were keen to sell today, but decided to stay away in support of th...

February 14, 2020


A team of officials from Singtam Nagar Panchayat, police personnel, councillors along with Municipal Executive Officer conducted a massive cleanliness drive on the banks of Rongi Chu on 12 Feb.

MEO,Prakash Chandra Kharel, Bazaar Inspector,Biren Rai along...

September 9, 2019

Singtam, 08 Sept:

Bharatiya Janta Party convened a preparatory meeting here today in preparation for the weeklong Sewa Saptaha drive of the party.

The meeting, held at the BJP head office at Golitar was chaired by Avinash Rai Khanna, the National BJP vice president, Sudi...

August 31, 2019

Singtam, 30 AUG:

Along with the rest of the states, nine women from Sikkim have been listed for effort and outreach towards society and individuals under the Poshan Abhiyan.

Geeta Das (ANM), Dayawanti Pradhan (Aganwadi Associate), Laxmi Pradhan (ASHA worker), Shanti Devi...

August 26, 2019

Singtam, 25 Aug:

Former Minister Ugen T Gyatso Bhutia, who, along with his nine colleagues, recently left the Sikkim Democratic Front to join the Bharatiya Janata Party and deliver BJP a presence in the Sikkim Legislative Assembly with 10 MLAs, today chaired a function...

July 29, 2019

SINGTAM SUNDAY: Rongi Chu flowing along Singtam offers what the fishermen here attest is reliable fishing. Since they are not allowed to sell their catch in the market here, they find buyers on the highway on the Rangpo-Singtam stretch or on the Gangtok-Sangkhola road...

May 13, 2019

Singtam, 12 May:

A 25-year-old was killed on the spot and his 22-year-old pillion rider grievously injured when the Bajaj Pulsar motorcycle they were riding was involved in a head-on collision with a Tata Sumo taxi vehicle here at Sang Khola this afternoon.

Ajay Rai of N...

May 9, 2019

BEFORE & AFTER, SIDE BY SIDE: The original, built in 1929, has more than served its purpose but continues to be of service even as it also sits proud as a heritage infrastructure. It has received a fresh coat of paint and some much-needed repairs and appears to looking...

May 6, 2019

Singtam, 03 May:

The District Hospital here at Singtam has attended to 92 animal bite cases in the month of April. The numbers are worrying, and even more so since the problem does not appear to be going away any time soon.

Confirming the number, the registration clerk a...

February 20, 2019

Singtam, 19 Feb:

A zonal party office of Sikkim Krantikari Morcha was inaugurated at Singtam Bazaar in East Sikkim on Tuesday.

SKM acting president, Syari MLA Kunga Nima Lepcha, was present as the chief guest accompanied by chief coordinator of the party, Sangha MLA Sona...

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