Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling today took charge of the new Chief Minister’s Office at the new secretariat building.

The new secretariat building was inaugurated in December 4 last year. Chief Minister Chamling was accorded a warm welcome by the cabinet ministers and chief secretary.

In the first phase of the project, the new secretariat building was built in place of the old secretariat building that damaged by the 2011 earthquake.

The second phase will see the building of a new annexe building and a flyover among others.