Pawan Chamling era ends in Sikkim after over 24 years


GANGTOK | May 24, 2019 (PTI):

Five-time Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling's era ended in Sikkim on Thursday after over 24 years in power as his party SDF lost the state elections to a resurgent SKM.

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While Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) got 15 seats in the hill state, Sikkim
Krantikari Morcha, which came into being in 2013, bagged 17 seats, one
more than required for a majority in the 32-member Assembly.