BJP Sikkim engaging in petty politics: SDF

GANGTOK, 02 Mar:

Sikkim Democratic Front has said that the recent press statement issued by BJP state president, DB Chauhan, is "unscientific and cheap". BJP had questioned the feasibility of the ban on non-organic produce in a press statement issued on Sunday.

In a press release, the ruling party has alleged that such "cheap" statements by the BJP state president shows that the BJP state-unit does not want to see people of Sikkim progress and prosper.

Countering BJP's statement on water sources drying up in winter adversely affecting farming, SDF has said that it is a natural phenomenon and BJP state-unit is just engaging in petty politics on the issue.

The SDF government has always been working in the interest of Sikkim and its people, the release