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SIKKIM: HH Dalai Lama likely to visit Sakyamuni project

Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on December 10, 2010

The Himalayan Beacon

Gangtok: Construction work of the Sakyamuni project has progressed 90% and it will be finally completed by April 2011 at a total cost Rs.34.6 crores sanctioned by State Government, Mr. C. Zangpo Chief Engineer of Urban Development and Housing Department cum Technical Chief of Sakyamuni Project Committee told reporters Friday.

He said the Sakyamuni project in Rabong covers an area of 22.4 acres with its own eco-garden, tourist amenities along with a Buddha statue, the tallest in India. Read the rest of this entry »

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