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Pawan Chamling


Monarchy to long-term CM to instability: how did Sikkim get here?

August 19, 2019 7:39 am

Political instability is new to this relatively young state, where Chamling served as Chief Minister for 25 years starting 1994.

Naveen Patnaik takes oath for fifth time; but he's not India's longest serving chief minister yet

May 30, 2019 3:44 pm

As Naveen Patnaik starts his fifth term as the chief minister of Odisha, we look at the Indian leaders who have served more time at top than the BJD supremo

Assembly elections: Chandrababu Naidu wiped out from Andhra, Naveen Patnaik's victory certain

May 23, 2019 2:47 pm

Assembly elections results: Has Chandrababu Naidu been able to counter anti-incumbency in Andhra Pradesh; Will Naveen Patnaik return for a fifth term in Odisha; Will Sikkim's Pawan Chamling continue his streak as the longest serving CM, and in Arunachal, what challenges face chief minister Pema Khandu  

Pawan Chamling is longest serving CM in the country

April 30, 2018 2:49 pm

Completing his 24th year in office, Chamling remembered former West Bengal chief minister late Jyoti Basu, whose record he surpassed.

Pawan Chamling meets Binay Tamang, says will not meddle in Darjeeling affairs

March 28, 2018 5:45 am

“There will be no more political disturbance in the Hills. I have suggested that they should bring in the revolution of development, instead of resorting to violence and bandhs, which will only result in destruction,"Pawan Chamling said,

Sikkim organic produce to reach market in govt vehicles

January 24, 2018 12:32 pm

Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling said the state government would provide a vehicle in each Assembly constituency for bringing fresh organic produces to the market.

Chamling asks Sanyal to look into Sikkim's financial problems

November 24, 2017 6:38 pm

The chief minister also drew Sanyal's attention to better maintenance of road along the sole national highway (NH-10) which connects the border state with the rest of the country.

Sikkim people unpaid soldiers of the country, says CM Pawan Chamling

August 15, 2017 9:03 pm

Chamling said it is common knowledge that the state has been suffering for the last 33 years due to Gorkhaland agitation remains totally cut-off and isolated when bandhs are called by political parties in Bengal and added that the state has lost more than Rs 60,000 crore.

Seek urgent intervention of Government of India over Gorkhaland issue: Pawan Chamling

July 09, 2017 7:54 am

"The only access to the rest of the country is through the state of West Bengal. Sikkim is sandwiched due to the agitation and prevailing law and order situation. As far as the national security is concerned, Government of India is appropriately handling the matter." the statement said.

Chamling sworn in as Sikkim CM for 5th time

May 22, 2014 12:55 am

He was on Wednesday elected as the SDF Legislature Party leader following which the Governor invited him to form the government.