Sikkim CM Prem Singh Tamang participated in the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Dandi March in Gujarat. The 12 mile long journey on foot commenced from Damman where he addressed the local gentry. He expressed his gratitude for the warm welcome accorded to the Sikkim contingent and asserted on building a strong relationship between the two states.
CM Tamang paid homage to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi who had opposed the salt tax levied during the time and is considered one of the historic moment of the pre-independence era.
He extended an invitation to the people of Gujarat to visit Sikkim and experience the vibrant culture and tradition the state has to offer. Further, he stressed building a strong relationship between the two states for mutual benefit.