Dentam: Sikkim chief minister Pawan Kumar Chamling has urged the youths of the state to be updated with the latest technologies in order to reap the benefits of the opportunities that lie in front of them.
Chamling was addressing the inaugural ceremony of North East Youth Festival 2019 organised by the the Sports Youth Development Board at Dentam as its chief guest on Monday.
In his speech, the chief minister urged the youths to interact with each other during the festival which could be useful for all participants to understand each other’s culture and their ways of life.
“The festival is a chance for the youths of the Northeastern states to mingle with each other,” he said.
The chief minister further said that the government of Sikkim is implementing a lot of developmental schemes for the youths of the state.
The chief minister also released the Sikkim State Youth Policy Book and Tales of Transformation: A Compilation of Articles by HCMMSS Recipients during the inaugural ceremony of the three-day festival.
Representatives from all the states of the Northeast are participating in the three-day festival.
Senior ministers and officials from the state government also took part in the event, among others.