President’s Rule in Sikkim

 

1979

  Governor Shri B.B. Lal
  Chief Minister Kazi Lendup Dorji ( Janta Party)
     
  13 August : On the advice of the Chief Minister, the Governor dissolved the Assembly.
  17 August : Thereafter, the Chief Minister tendered his resignation which was accepted
  18 August : Proclamation issued and the State was placed under President’s Rule
  12 October Election to the State Assembly held
  17 October Resolution of Proclamation
  18 October Shri Nar Bahadur Bhandari of Sikkim Janta Parishad formed the new Ministry
     

1984-1985

  Governor : Shri Homi J.H. Taleyar Khan
  Chief Minister  Shri Bhim Bahadur Gurung ( Congress I)
     
  25 May 84: Defection of 17 MLAs from the Ruling Congress Party made a situation in which the Government of the State cannot be carried on in accordance with provisions of the Constitution. Assembly was dissolved simultaneously.
  8 March 85 : Shri Nar Bahadur Bhandari of Siikim Sangram Parishad formed the Government