Gangtok, August 23: The state BJP President DB Chauhan has said that the party will be organizing a grand program to welcome the newly joined ten MLAs.
The event is slated on August 26.
“The event shall witness an official welcoming of ten new MLAs in the party. The function would he be held in the state BJP headquarter at Singtam” said Chauhan while speaking with Sikkim Chronicle.
It may be recalled here that the ten SDF Legislators – DT Lepcha, NK Subba, Ugyen Gyatso Bhutia, DR Thapa, KB Rai, Raj Kumari Thapa, TT Bhutia, Farwanti Tamang, Pintso Namgyal Lepcha and KS Lepcha joined BJP at New Delhi.
They were welcomed in the party by the BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav.
The event will also be addressed by the senior Legislator DT Lepcha.
When asked will there be any senior leaders of the party coming to Sikkim for the event, the party President said that there will be no one coming from Delhi as of now.
The sources also informed that the BJP has asked for extra security deployment in the party office during the event.
“We shall write to the SHO of Singtam police station asking for security deployment to avoid any kind of law and order situation,” said Chauhan.