HSP holds strategy meeting

Gangtok
22 Jan 2019

The Hamro Sikkim Party (HSP) held its meeting today at the residence of  Bhaichung Bhutia, Sr. Vice President. The meeting, which went on the whole day, discussed many issues and the chief among them are as follows.
First, the meeting finalized plans and procedures in accordance with the provisions in the party constitution for electing the new president of the party in a free and fair, and democratic manner. The meeting also decided to hold the election on the 24th of January 2019 and announce the president the same day.
Second, the meeting designated 7 members to form a committee to conduct negotiations with other parties like the SKM etc. The meeting also directed the  committee to be open to any opposition party as long as they agree in principle with the following issues, on which the Hamro Sikkim Party cannot compromise.
1.The restoration of seats for the Sikkimese of Nepali Origin as well as the removal of the immigrant tag for this community.
2..Immediate allotment of reserved seats for the Limboo and Tamang communities as per the order of the Supreme Court.
3. Immediate declaration of tribal status for the remaining 11 left out communities as per the provisions of Article 371f of the Constitution.
4. Urgent and decisive action against the massive corruption in Sikkim and to work tirelessly towards making it a corruption free state.