Sikkim, March 30: A 104 feet tall flag mast hoisting the National Flag was inaugurated by Sikkim Governor Ganga Prasad at the Mahatma Gandhi Marg in Gangtok, officials said.

The governor unveiled the plaque and hoisted the national flag on Monday in the presence of Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang, other ministers and senior officials.

Gangtok: 104 feet tall flag mast inaugurated by Sikkim Governor
Sikkim Governor along with Sikkim CM Prem Singh Tamang hoisting the 104 feet tall flag on Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Gangtok.

The flag mast on Mahatma Gandhi Marg Gangtok will be a permanent structure and the national flag will remain hoisted throughout, they said.

The flag mast has been set up by the state Roads and Bridges Department and is located in front of the Tourist Information Centre at the entrance of MG Marg.