Gangtok, 25 Apr [IPR]:
As part of the “Best Performing Legislator Award” ceremony of Sikkim Legislative Assembly, an Exhibition on “Parliamentary Democracy in India” was organized at Chintan Bhawan in Gangtok today.
The exhibition traces the history of democracy in India from ancient and medieval periods, the freedom movement, the Constituent Assembly, the modern parliamentary system, parliamentary functions, etc. Besides these, a separate section on Sikkim and the Legislative Assembly of Sikkim has also been displayed in the exhibition. The exhibition also includes audio-visual components containing original audio of 16 eminent leaders of the Constituent Assembly.
The event has been organized by the Parliamentary Museum and Archives of the Lok Sabha Secretariat in collaboration with the Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity [DAVP], Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India and Sikkim Legislative Assembly.