- Sikkim chief minister and SDF president Pawan Kumar Chamling on Friday announced various sops for the youth, including a one-time grant of Rs 5 lakh to those starting a livelihood venture, if his party is voted to power again.
- He said that those youth not opting for Startup scheme will be given a one-time grant of Rs five lakh by the SDF government for starting a livelihood venture.
- The SDF president also promised to institute a Youth Forum in order to make Youths partners in policy making of his government.
- Seeking to cash in on regional sentiments of the indigenous people, the SDF supremo said that his government has protected the rights and interests of the Sikkimese people by protecting Article 371F and Rule 4(4) and will continue to do so in future if elected to power again.
Sikkim: SDF manifesto promises sops for youth - Times of India
29 March 2019 6:24 AM GMT