GANGTOK, 18 JAN:
Sikkim KrantikariMorcha (SKM)Nari wing submitted a memorandum to Governor,Ganga Prasad today and requested his intervention regarding the Chief Minister PawanChamling’s comments on menstruation which the party sees as highly objectionable. The delegation met the Governor at Raj Bhawan today.
The Nari wing stressed that “a person designated to hold the command of the State should know how to treat women. His words have strongly hurt the sentiments and pride of women”.In return, the Governor assured action from his office.
Similarly, an SKM delegation also submitted a complaint with the State Women’s Commission here in Gangtok.
The SKM delegation had Kala Rai (chief convenor-Nari wing), PavitraBhandari (general secretary-Nari wing),BhimKri Sharma (VP-Students wing), PrernaDarnal (secretary- SC wing), RupaMangar (convenor).