KalimNews, Kalimpong 20 August 2016: Kalimpong is going to be a district very soon and it needs various preparation for functioning as a full fledged district and for the first time Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) in association with District Administration has done a pioneering job in this field.
He emphasised the importance of sericulture that thrives well in Kalimpong as it has the most appropriate climatic and other conditions other than any other parts of country. Considering this he demanded that a PGDS course in sericulture be started by the state government.
Shakuntala Ghosh Chairperson IGBC and architect another panelist said that as Kalimpong stands in the fragile mountain, development tasks should be undertaken in a proper way, all structures should be constructed as per the requirements and indiscriminate use of land be discouraged. quarrying and road construction also should be well planned.