The land allotment for the construction of a fire station at Ward No. 7 under Mirik Municipality was today completed, after the land revenue department officially handed over the documents to the fire department in Kurseong. The long standing demand of the people of Mirik for the construction of a fire brigade building is finally taking shape. The foundation stone for the proposed fire station was laid by GTA chief executive Bimal Gurung and fire department officials earlier this year.
Officials inspect the site for the fire station at Ward-7 under Mirik Municipality.
The land deed papers were today signed here in the presence of many senior officials from the fire department and the land revenue department. Among the dignitaries present were Darjeeling District Fire Department director Kumar Mondal, fire department’s senior official from Siliguri D Lepcha, Sabhasad Phurbi Rai, Mirik Municipality chairwoman Mala Subba, vice-chairman MK Zimbha, Mirik BDO Hiramani Pradhan and Mirik PS in-charge Sanjay Das among other