LTVC meets Ministry of Law officials with seat demand

Gangtok, 07 Dec:

A three-member team of the Limboo Tamang Voluntary Committee [LTVC] met Additional Secretary, Ministry of Law & Justice, Dr Reeta Vasista, at her office in Shastri Bhawan on 04 December.

The LTVC team of presidentYehang Tshong, joint secretary Kishore Tamang and treasurer Susan Subba submitted a memorandum requesting the passage of a Limboo & Tamang Scheduled Tribes Seat Bill in the upcoming Winter Parliament Session 2018, informs an LTVC press release.

The release further informs that due to the on-going elections, Law & Justice Minister Ravi Shanker was not present in Delhi hence LTVC submitted a memorandum at the Law Minister's and Law Secretary's offices.

LTVC had a brief discussion with the Addl. Secretary (Law) regarding the LT seat reservation issue and came to learn how the Law Ministry has finished all the formalities and the matter was now with the Ministry of Home Affairs, the release adds.