Constitution of the Sikkim Newar Guthi
[As amended by resolution passed in the General Body Meeting of Sikkim Newar Guthi on 23rd June 2013.]
WHEREAS, we all the members of the Newar Community, who are permanently residing in the State of Sikkim and who are citizens of India, irrespective of caste or creed, have deemed it expedient to form a Sikkim Newar Guthi (a non-Political association) for the purpose of further strengthening fraternity amongst the members of the community, their welfare, preserving and further developing their cultural heritage, for the promotion and development of their language, providing a common forum for discussion of general problems, protection of interest, mutual assistance and for matters connected therewith and incidental thereto;
AND WHEREAS, we have solemnly resolved to form a "Sikkim Newar Guthi" for the aforesaid purpose:
NOW, THEREFORE, we the members of the aforesaid community in our first general body meeting held at Sikkim Sahitya Parishad Bhawan, Gangtok on the third day of October nineteen hundred and ninety three do, HEREBY, ADOPT AND GIVE TO OURSELVES THIS CONSTITUTION.