Gangtok MLA grants Rs 5 lac each to two Churches

GANGTOK, 19 Nov:

On behalf of the State Government, Gangtok MLA,PintsoChopelLepchapresented Rs5 lakh grant each to St. Thomas Church Gangtok and Baptist Church Development area for the maintenance of the churches on 18 Nov.

"State government is working proactively for the welfare of all religious institutions. We believe in equality in diversity and that is why all the religious communities are living peacefully and happily in the State", said MrLepcha.