RMRT convenes annual meeting


Gangtok, 20 Dec:

The annual meeting of the Lepcha apex body, Renjyong Mutanchi Ron Tarjum (RMRT)/Sikkim Lepcha Association was held in the conference hall of Primitive Tribe Girls hostel, Gangtok on 18 Dec, a press release informs.

The meeting started with aPowerPoint presentation of the Annual Report of RMRT for the year 2020 &2021 by DrSonam R Lepcha (GS-RMRT-CEC). During the 4-hour interactive meeting of RMRT-CEC many pertinent issues were discussed and adopted for the benefit of members of the Lepcha community living in remote areas of the state.

During the meeting, Sonam Wangchuk Lepcha from Dzongu, North Sikkim and Mingma Rinzing Lepcha of Tingkitam, South Sikkim were felicitated for their outstanding contributions and achievements in their respective fields.

The Lepcha almanac for the year 2022 was also launched on the day. Minister of HRDD & LRDMD, Kunga Nima Lepcha, attended the meeting as chief guest and Roads & Bridges Minister, Samdup Lepcha,attended the event as guest of honour.

The meeting was also attended by MLAs, bureaucrats, technocrats,Councillors, officials, president and members of District branch (South & West), former RMRT presidents, researchers, academicians, advisors (RMRT) and members of the Central Executive Committee RMRT.