Gangtok, May 27:
On Sikkim Krantikari Morcha party’s 3rd government formation day, opposition SDF party celebrated “Dhoka Diwas” (Betray Day) here at it party headquarter in Indira Bye – pass road.
K T Gyaltsen former Speaker and tall leader of the thr SDF party while justifying the celebration of Dhoka Diwas said “we don’t have to say anything to government it’s nice they have successfully completed their 3rd year but at a same time they have failed to fulfil its promises to the people so we are observing Dhokha diwas in favour of the people by exercising our constitutional right. We have not personally opposed anyone. He also questioned where is assembly seat for Limboo- Tamang community? Where is tribal status for 13 left out community these are the political demands but what SKM has done so far on these issues ? Apart from these they have also promised 30,000 jobs, solution for unemployment what happened to that promises.
While in reply CM Prem Singh Tamang while answering the reporter’s question said “SDF gave ‘Dhoka’ to people for 25 years. SDF celebrated Dhoka Diwas we have nothing to do with it but in last 25 years they gave Dhokha further CM also challenged the SDF for an open debate to compare the works done by SDF government from 1994 to 1997 and the first three years of SKM government. CM was speaking with the media after attending celebration of 3rd year of the government formation at Manan Kendra today.
During the Dhoka diwas celebration Sakun Gurung, SDF vice-president [Cheli Morcha] and Krishna Kharel, Vice President, Press and Publicity SDF Party also spoke and said ‘SKM has promised many things but failed to fulfilled anything so we are observing this Dhokha Diwas