Upper Sichey landslide spots inspected

Gangtok
17 Jun 2018

On Sunday morning MLA D. R. Thapa along with D.C. East Kapil Meena, councillors, Sikkim police officials and officials of concerned departments inspected the scene of a landslide near Hidden Forest Hotel at Marigold, Upper Sichey, East Sikkim. Taking stock of the situation, Thapa asked officials to provide logistical support and make arrangements for relief of the affected residents. The MLA also asked the D.C. to constitute an expert committee to tackle the emergencies arising out of the nature's fury on priority and ensure the safety of private holdings from landslides. He also said basic amenities like water supply and power supply must remain operational.