Gangtok: Karma Sherpa, the winner of “Swar Shree 2006” of Darjeeling, resident of Sunada, has also escalated to top five in Bengali TV channel, ‘Zee Bangla Sa-re-ga-ma’, the singing contest being held at Kolkota. He has been selected in the top 5 out of 26,000 contestants. He also needs now SMS votes to reach top 3 in the contest. People of Darjeeling Hills have taken out the street processions to vote in favour of Karma
A Welcome committee headed by Shri Kiran Rasaily has been constitued to this singing sensation of hills Karma Sherpa to Sikkim who has reached the Top 5 of a different contest telecast on a Bengali TV channel Zee Bengla.
Committee has planned to organise a civic reception cum promotion meeting at Janata Bhawan situated in DPH Road for Karma Sherpa who will be in Gangtok on June 28.