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CM Chamling declares AR Rehman as Sikkim's brand ambassador for tourism

Gangtok, Jan 8 (UNI) Padambhushan music maestro AR Rehman is now the new brand ambassador of Sikkim Tourism.
He accepted the honour and thanked the CM and Minister for Tourism for declaring hiom the brand ambassador. He was presented mementos along with Pakhi Tyre walla. All the Ministers and government officers were present at the event.
The Oskar awardee, known in Sikkim as ‘Jai Ho’ man , was welcomed by the young rural folk artists from West Sikkim beating madal ( drum ) playing Chyabrung,the Limbu Tune.
The inaugural session concluded with Pipe Band Brass Band played by Sikkim Police, Song by Scheduled Caste association children, Naumati Baja (instrumental music) by All Sikkim Scheduled Caste Association,Paragliding show in the Sky, Cultural presentation by each community of Sikkim and Martial Arts demonstration.
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