Sikkim: First fully organic state still pushing India forward

GANGTOK: The State of Sikkim has added another cap to its accolade as one of the most promising state the Indian Union is blessed to have. Sikkimalso known as the Land of Flower, will now be known for its Organic initiative too.

Sikkim is now the first fully organic state of India. It is a monumntal achievement for a small landlocked state. Though the state attained the status in December, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the official announcement during his maiden visit to the state of Sikkim.

The endeavour took a span of only 12 years. The then Pawan Chamling led government took this decision through a declaration in the legislative assembly.