Bollywood Superstar Juhi Chawla took to her twitter account to share 10 facts about Sikkim through a video.
The video which got over 1000 retweets within 24 hours of the shared post was widely praised by twitteratis.
The minute-long video states how the environment-friendly policies adopted by the state government gave a boost to tourism in the state.
The video starts off with Sikkim banning pesticides in the state and becoming the first organic state in 2016.
The video further highlighted on the 8 lakh organic produce, the result of a continuous effort for more than 10 years of State Government and the people of Sikkim.
“Sikkim State Organic Board was formed on September 16, 2003 for outlining policy issues and strategic plans. Study of organic farming as a subject in the school curriculum was introduced. Compulsory training on organic farming and its advantages as part of the capacity building was introduced.” the video post read.
Guwahati | First Published: Aug 31, 2018