Mangan, 28 Jul:
District Collector [North], Karma R Bonpo, accompanied by Superintendent of Police [North], KD Sangdarpa, and Sub Divisional Magistrate, PW Lepcha, conducted coordination meeting with departmental officers today at the conference hall of Mangan District Administrative Centre in North Sikkim with regard to preparations for the upcoming 72nd Independence Day celebration.
The SDM briefed on last year’s I-Day celebration expenditure details while placing plans for the celebration for this year.
The SP [North], in his address, stated that the Police Department will directly coordinate and guide flag hoisting and march-past programmes of various schools of the district. He further urged the Human Resource Development Department to keep all the schools informed about the standard size of the national flag to be used for I-Day.
The DM [North]directed theNorth District Football Association [NDFA]to clean up the Mangan public ground at the earliest. He also informed that rehearsals for march-past and other events for I-Day at Mangan public ground will be held from 06-13 Aug.