104-feet tall Flag Mast inaugurated at MG Marg


Gangtok, 29 Mar (IPR): The landmark Mahatma Gandhi Marg in the heart of the Capital now has a monumental Flag Mast. The 104-feet tall Flag Mast was inaugurated by Governor Ganga Prasad in the presence of Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang and other dignitaries on Monday, 29 March. The Governor unveiled the plaque and hoisted the National flag amidst the tune of The Flag Mast will m played by the Sikkim Police band. The Flag Mast will be a permanent structure and the National

Flag will remain hoisted throughout. DIG Range, Prawin Gurung, in his welcome address, gave a brief introduction of the Indian Flag Code. A patriotic tune was presented on the Saxophone by the Sikkim Police Band, lending festivity to the event. This new landmark has been erected by the Roads & Bridges Department. It is situated in front of the Tourist Information Centre at the entrance of MG Marg. The programme also had the presence of Ministers, MLAs, Advisors, Chairpersons, Chief Secretary,

DGP, Heads of Departments, eminent guests and local gentry