Gangtok, October 13: The inaugural-cum-briefing meeting of all the Assembly Committees 2020-2021 constituted on 23rd March 2020, the commencing day of the 2nd Budget session of 10th Sikkim Legislative Assembly was held today, at Banquet Hall of Sikkim Legislative Assembly Secretariat. The meeting was chaired by Shri Sangay Lepcha, Hon’ble Deputy Speaker also the Ex- Officio Chairman of the Library Committee.
The meeting was attended by following dignitaries:-
Shri Aditya Golay ( Tamang ) – Chairman( Public Accounts Committee).
Shri Tashi Thendup Bhutia – Chairman (Estimate Committee).
Shri Sonam Tshering Venchungpa – Chairman (Government Assurances Committee).
Shri G.T.Dhungel – Chairman (House Committee).
Shri Bishnu Kumar Sharma – Chairman ( Privileges Committee).
Shri Yong Tshering Lepcha -Member ( Public Accounts Committee).
Smt. Farwanti Tamang – Member( Estimate Committee).
Smt Sunita Gajmer – Member ( Government Assurances Committee).
Shri Em Prasad Sharma – Member ( House Committee).
Smt. Raj Kumari Thapa – Member ( House Committee).
Shri Pintso Namgyal Lepcha- Member ( Rules Committee).
Shri L.B.Das, Hon’ble Speaker could not attend the meeting due to unavoidable circumstances.
Dr.G.P.Dahal, Secretary, Sikkim Legislative Assembly Secretariat while delivering his welcome address highlighted the powers, functions, and responsibilities of various Committees.
Shri Sangay Lepcha, Hon’ble Deputy Speaker also the Ex- Officio Chairman of the Library Committee while delivering his inaugural speech enlightened the working of the various Committees. He also recorded his best wishes and compliments to the newly elected Chairmen and Members of various Committees for their future endeavors and smooth functioning of the Committees as well.
The vote of thanks was proposed by Shri Megraj Gurung, Deputy Secretary I, (Committee) Sikkim Legislative Assembly Secretariat.