Late Nar Bahadur Bhandari ( 2nd CM, Sikkim)
Acrylic on canvas (14× 18 inch)
Get ready to be inspired by the incredible life of Nar Bahadur Bhandari, the former CM of Sikkim! Born in 1940, he started as a school teacher and rose to the highest position in the state. As the founder of Sikkim Sangram Parishad (SSP), his legacy includes the inclusion of the Nepali language in India's Constitution.
Nar Bahadur Bhandari's dedication to the Nepali language earned him the prestigious Jagadamba Shree Puraskar from the Nepal Government. In politics, he formed the Sikkim Janata Parishad, winning the state assembly election in 1979 and becoming chief minister. His vision encompassed free education, clean drinking water, improved infrastructure, and healthcare access for every resident in Sikkim.
In 2017, at the age of 77, Nar Bahadur Bhandari passed away, leaving behind his wife, children, and a lasting impact on Sikkim's development. Even Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered his condolences.
Let the story of Nar Bahadur Bhandari ignite your spirit and inspire greatness. Join us in celebrating his remarkable contributions to language, culture, and the betterment of Sikkim.