SKM releases 7 more candidates

SKM releases 7 more candidates

Agency News

Gangtok, Mar 21: Parliamentary Board of Sikkim Krantikari Morcha(SKM) party today released a list of seven candidates for the ensuing assembly elections.

SKM spokesperson Jacob Khaling said Kunga Nima Lepcha has been given ticket from Syari. Mr Lepcha was elected in the last assembly election from Gangtok East.

Tshering Bhutia is fielded from Gnathang Machong East, Danish Rai from Namcheybung East, Samdup Tshering Bhutia from Tumin Lingi South, Mr Jacob said.

BS Pant, who recently defected from Sikkim Democratic Front to join SKM will contest from Temi Namphing South.

Phurba Tshering Bhutia will be SKM's candidate from Rinchenpong West and Karma Lodey Bhutia from Kabi Lungchuk North.

Mr Jacob second more names of candidates will be released soon. (UNI)