Mangan, 29 Jul:
The Ward Development Society office, under Sikkim State Rural Livelihood Mission (SSRLM) of North Sikkim, of Lower Jusing under Mangshila-Tibuk GPU was inaugurated today at Mangshila.
The function had Zilla member, Zomin Limboo, in attendance accompanied by Block Project Manager, Yowal Lepcha, Community Organiser, Tashi Tongden Lepcha, panchayat members and the SHG members.
Panchayat President Meena Maya Limboo shared how the Self Help Groups were formed in Mangshila and appealed to all SHG members to work in coordination for development and improved livelihoods.
The Block Project Manager, SSRLM, underlined the roles and responsibilities of SHGs and shared tips on how the SHG could be upgraded for better livelihoods.
The chief guest, in his speech, commended Mangshila-Tibuk GPU for praiseworthy implementation of women’s empowerment in the area and also congratulated all the SHGs of the Lower Jusing on nowing having a Ward Development Society.