Gangtok, March 7:
Sikkim Democratic Front Chief Pawan Chamling today said “Bhim Dahal was one of the most successful MPs. In his term many central subject demands like Limboo Tamang seat reservation, Centre OBC, State obc were fulfilled and among all MPs Dahal was successful MP and no other MP has achieved till date. Chamling was speaking during the Sok Sabha which was organised by Sikkim Democratic Front party at it’s headquarter today and Chamling also offered his prayer.
Yesterday late night, former three term Lok Sabha MP and Sahitya Akademi awardee Bhim Prasad Dahal died in STNM hospital following renal failure and he was ill not keeping well for quite a long time. He left behind two wives and two sons. He was undergoing dialysis in STNM hospital. He was 57 years old. Dahal won the three back to back Lok Sabha elections in 1996, 1998 and 1999 as SDF candidate. Dahal hails from Timburbung, Soreng District.
Chamling said Dahal was very good politician at same time good studious literary figure who has also contributed many books and poems to the society so we have decided that we will soon constitute a committee to collect all the literary works whether published or not and we will print his work through Nirman Prakashan by this year. He also requested people to inform about the Dhahal’s work so that it can be incorporated in new publish
During the Sok Sabha fellow party worker Krishna Kharel gave a brief about Bhim Dahal’s life similarly Manita Pradhan also shared few memories with Bhim Dahal and the gathering also observed two minute silence in the name of Bhim Dahal. Gathered party workers offered their respective prayers.