Gangtok, 07 Mar:
Hamro Sikkim Party [HSP] inaugurated their new party office at Development Area today. The office is situated next to Sangram Bhawan.
During the function, HSP also announced the constitution of a six-member committee to select candidates for the upcoming Assembly and Lok Sabha polls in Sikkim.
The committee is headed by HSP president, Dr Bina Basnett while senior leaders Bhaichung Bhutia, Biraj Adhikari, DS Limboo, HC Rai and Nima Lepcha are the other members.
The party said that the selection process would be transparent as only those candidates with unblemished and proven track record of public service would be entertained.
"We want to bring to Sikkim a new brand of clean politics with a new democratic way of doing things that connects the party with the electorate at all times," said Mr Bhutia.
He said that he was confident that people would join the "revolution of cleansing the politics of Sikkim" and building a new, prosperous and happy Sikkim for all.
The HSP has said it will contest in all the 32 Assembly seats and the lone Lok Sabha seat in Sikkim.