Chapter 2: City Session Gangtok
By: LMB Staff
Let Me Breathe hosted its second city session with Twitter India in Gangtok, Sikkim on November 4, 2018, with the aim of finding collective solutions to environmental issues of Gangtok.
Previously held in New Delhi, the City Sessions are aimed at building a talking space between decision-makers, citizens and young people that are focused on climate change in their city.
The panel included Ms. Usha Lachungpa (Principal Research Officer, Forest, Environment and Wildlife Dept. Government of Sikkim), Dr. Gopal (Principal Scientist at State Pollution Control Board of Sikkim), Mr. Rewaj Chettri (Founder and CEO of NE-Taxi), Ms. Teshering Uden Bhutia (CEO of Khanghendzonga Conservation Comittee) and Mr. Pankaj Dhungel (Reporter at Sikkim Express).
The panelists interacted live with citizens on twitter to tackle some of the most pressing questions online and also shared their solutions to tackle pollution in Gangtok.
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