Sodhyatra to scout innovations in West Sikkim


Gyalshing, 12 Dec:

Three-day Sodhyatra was flagged off today from Tashiding in West Sikkim. A total of 42 participants are taking part in this sodhyatra which is led by professor Anil K Gupta [IIM Ahmedabad] and Ms Gauri from National Innovation Foundation (NIF). The participants include 09 foreigners from Germany, France, Italy and Norway and others from different states of India including Sikkim.

The sodhyatra will cover places like lower and upper Chungrong, Gangyoup, Pokhri, Hungri, Dugdhi, Yuksam, Ting Ting, Chozo and end at Khechopalri on 14 Dec.

In this journey, the students will try to observe things, scout any innovation, identify problems and will try to give suggestions and solutions for the same.

Idea competitions will be conducted in the schools, meetings will be conducted with the local Panchayats to know more about the place, people and their needs.