Highway tunnel dedicates to Nation in north Sikkim

Minister of State for Defence, Dr, Subhash Bhamre has dedicated a highway tunnel at Theng near Chungthang in north Sikkim to the nation. The tunnel will benefit the tourism and rapidly propel the growth of the state. 

The double-lane tunnel stretching about 600 meters has been constructed by the Border Roads Organisation at cost of over 42 crore rupees.

Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-
  • Pawan Kumar Chamling is Chief Minister of Sikkim.
  • Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim. 
  • Shriniwas Patil is governor of Sikkim.
Source- All India Radio (AIR News)