For the first time, two days “Flower Show” was organised in Teesta-V Power Station on 8th– 9th Feb’2019 wherein various flowering/ornamental plants & orchids have been displayed with an objective to spread awareness about the native flowering plants & orchids and to inculcate and promote the habit of growing these plants/flowers. Total 22 participants including local people and nurseries from neighbouring areas showcased attractive collection of plants. The event was inaugurated by Mrs. Nibedita Khatua, President, Teesta-V Ladies Welfare Association in the presence of Shri Sahadev Khatua, General Manager In-charge, Colonel Deepak Suri and other Officials of Teesta-V Power Station. The show was visited and highly appreciated by the employees of Teesta-V, their families, students and teachers of Kendriya Vidyalaya and local villagers from far-flung areas.
The closing ceremony was attended by Shri M. L. Srivastava, Principal Secretary-cum-PCCF, Forest, Environment & Wildlife Management Department, Govt. of Sikkim on 9th Feb’2019. Winners were awarded with Trophies in categories viz. Flowering Plants, Ornamental Plants and Orchids. All the participants were felicitated with participation trophies. The show was concluded with thanks by Dr. A. K. Jha, Senior Manager (Environment). The two days “Flower Show” which was first of its kind by any power station proved to be a big success.