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Hailing from Gangtok (Sikkim) and playing a Bihari girl in her debut film was not an easy task for actor Sujana Sundash.
The flash flood has caused severe damage to infrastructure along the highway, making it unsafe for any kind of vehicular movement.
Published on Jun 16, 2023 12:05 PM IST
Nestled in the northeastern region of India, Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim state, remains an undiscovered treasure and the perfect summer vacation spot.
Published on Jun 01, 2023 10:54 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, Gangtok
The climate crisis is leading to a rise in extreme precipitation events, but snowfall and snow cover is reducing. It's a mixed picture.
Published on Apr 05, 2023 08:08 PM IST
Around half-a-dozen vehicles carrying close to 30 tourists to Nathu La pass between Sikkim and Tibet were stuck under the snow when the avalanche hit
In North Sikkim the places blocked include Phodong and Namok on the highway to Mangan. Road to the district is also blocked at Sokpey, Rakdong and Tintek Khola near Dikchu and work is on to remove the landslide debris. Some houses have been damaged at Marchak village on the Singtam-Mangan highway
Updated on Oct 12, 2022 05:14 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Gangtok
The agreement will allow West Bengal-registered commercial vehicles to drop tourists at their hotels in different travel destinations of Sikkim.
Updated on Jul 07, 2022 09:40 AM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Siliguri
Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren said on Twitter that he has spoken to his Sikkim counterpart Prem Singh Tamang regarding the incident and that proper arrangements are being made for the treatment of the children.
Sikkim government announced recently that fully vaccinated tourists can enter the state through Rangpo in East Sikkim and Melli in South Sikkim from July 5. People will just have to show their vaccination certificate.
Published on Jul 05, 2021 01:24 PM IST
PTI | , Gangtok