Sikkim: 4,700 opposition members including leaders join SDF
TNT Desk | Feb 28, 2019
A bunch of senior leaders from different political parties along with their several supporters joined the ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) party on Wednesday.
Chief Minister Pawan Chamling formally welcomed them into the party and inducted them as members of the SDF during a public meeting at Jorethang playground.
Prominent among those joining the SDF today were former minister and Hamro Sikkim Party (HSP) founding working president Ran Bahadur Subba, advisor and former minister K.N. Upreti and HSP vice president Tara Shrestha. Also joining were former Mayor K.N. Topgay, former minister Birbal Limboo, former SKMfounding general secretary M.K. Subba and their supporters.
Addressing the gathering, the Chief Minister said all the new members have joined the SDF party without any condition.