Gangtok, 30 Sept:
Pop up Pasal, a three-day event, was inaugurated by Agriculture Minister Somnath Poudyal here at Ridge Park today. Pop up Pasal is billed as a “happy place for a community celebration,” and apart from trade and business opportunities, has also made extravagant space available for children and packs in entertaining escapes with food, design products, live music etc.
The Minister thanked the organizers, Priyanka Basnet, Juilee Kurian and Dechen Nadi Saring, for having come up with such an innovative event and then seeing it through so well. He said he was looking forward to continuing innovation from them and assured that the State Government would always back such initiatives.
The organisers also thanked the GMC, Excise, PHE and Power departments for their support to the Pop up Pasal throughout. Minister also handed over seven business books to the organisers from his library.