Paschim Sikkim Sahitya Prakasan celebrated 23rd Nepali Bhasa Manyata Diwas at Community Hall, Geyzing here today. The Chairman of Sikkim OBC Commission, T.N Sharma was present as chief guest accompanied by Yangthang constituency MLA, Chandra Maya Subba as guest of honor.
Addressing the gathering, chief guest appreciated organizing committee for organizing such programme in west district headquarter. He highlighted the efforts made by nepali leaders for the recognition of Nepali language in 8th Scheduled of Indian Constitution. 'We should respect our language and culture which reflect our identity. Though the Nepali language is being recognized 23years ago but span of 23 years our language is not being interpreted in Indian Parliament, which is major set back on our language'.
|Paschim Sikkim Sahitya Prakasan observed 23rd Nepali Bhasa Manyata Diwas|
He also spoke on Burman Commission report and recent public hearing on the inclusion of 4 different leftout communities on OBC category.
Beside that Quiz Competition was also held related to Nepali language where Lingchom School stood first position followed by Pelling School and Sakyong School as second and third position repectively.
students of different school perfomed colourful traditional cultural programne.
The programme was attended by SDM, Geyzing Surat Gurung,school students, teachers and local gentris.
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