Gangtok, 09 Oct (IPR): The Secretary, Cultural Affairs and Heritage Department, AmbikaPradhan inaugurated a photo exhibition titled “Development & Conservation of Cultural Heritage of Sikkim” in the presence of Secretary, Sports & Youth Affairs Department, SDDhakal at White Memorial Hall, today. The week long exhibition is being organised by the Sikkim States Archives under the Cultural Affairs and Heritage Department.
Preservation Officer, LN Sharma highlighted that the main purpose of the exhibition is to create awareness amongst the people and show a glimpse of the rich culture and heritage which shapes an individual’s values, heritage and upbringing thereby reflecting on the uniqueness and the culture of the place.
He further stated that the exhibition is to inform people about the benchmark projects under the Cultural Affairs and Heritage Department so that people are aware of their history and preservation of its culture. He also invited all the interested individuals to visit the exhibition so that it is fruitful and informative.