Govt to expedite SU campus construction, shift non-lab deptts to Yangang

Summit Report

Gangtok, 16 Dec:

Chief Minister PS Tamang today led a joint inspection of the construction underway at the Sikkim University campus being developed at Yangang, South Sikkim.

In a Facebook post on his official page later in the evening, the CM shared his announcement that the SKM Government was intent on expediting the construction and completing the campus at the earliest.

For the immediate future, the CM informed that the non-lab departments of SU will be shifting to the Yangang campus in six months, in time for the start of the new semester.

The CM has also assured further assistance to the University and towards the development of Yangang and adjacent areas.

During the inspection tour, the CM also handed over site allotment papers to residents affected by landslides in recent years and ensured to provide house allotments under the Sikkim Garib Awas Yojana to qualifying individuals.

The CM also visited the 3rd IRBn camp at Mangalay and other project sites in the area.