Gangtok, 11 May:
Rangpo Nagar Panchayat has decided to allot a dedicated space for the Organic growers and sellers of Rangpo, East Sikkim at Mandi Bazaar in Rangpo on a Sunday Haat. Organic growers and sellers will be provided with sufficient space on both the sides of the road from Dhristi Eye Care building to Yamaha Showroom at Mandi Bazaar to sell their produce on Sundays, a press release informs.
This initiative of Rangpo Nagar Panchayat will start from 13 May in the presence of Area MLA, Gopal Baraily, Sub Divisional Magistrate, Rangpo, Sub Divisional Police Officer, Rangpo, Deputy Director [Enforcement], Horticulture, Station House Officer, Rangpo Police Station, Zilla Panchayats, members of NGOs along with the general public.
Police Inspector [Traffic], Singtam Rangpo Range, has also been directed to arrange for the shifting of vehicles on Sunday accordingly at Goli Ground area.