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Suspect at large for burglary

Gelephu police is still for a look out for a suspect who fled the crime scene after burglary on 8 October between 7:30 AM and 7:00 PM. The complainant reported to police at around 7:30 PM the same day. The unknown miscreant has stolen 1 pair of gold bangles worth …

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Driver stabs man for sleeping with his wife

Paro police detained a 38-year-old taxi driver on 8 October at around 12:40 AM for stabbing a 22-year-old man at Geptay. At around 12:20 AM, 8 October the victim’s 46-year-old manager reported to police stating that his staff was stabbed by some unknown man. Initially, the incident took place on …

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DNT and DPT candidates hopeful in Haa

PDP may have won Haa due to its President being from there but it lost the national race in the primary round making it a DNT and DPT contest. Sombaykha In Sombaykha constituency in Haa, PDP got 1,690 total votes, followed by DPT with 315 votes, DNT with 312 votes …

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5 youths arrested for string of car robberies

Thimphu police apprehended 5 youths aged between 13 to 18 years from Langtasa, Khasadrapchu, Thimphu on the night of 21 September. All the suspects reside in Khariphu and are students. An initial complaint was made to the police by a 42- year-old man at around 7:30 PM on 21 September. …

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Heavy rainfall cause frequent roadblocks at Pasakha

A massive landslide triggered by heavy rainfall closed down the road just before reaching Bhalujhora Bridge at the tri junction that connects Pasakha, Phuentsholing and the bypass road. A small crack was detected between two top tracks (roads) at the starting point of Balujhora bridge.  An assessment of the bridge …

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DNT and PDP in Trongsa

Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) got the highest votes in Nubi_Tangsibji constituency and came in second in Drakteng_Langthel constituency in Trongsa. In Nubi_Tangsibji, DNT secured 1,150 votes (654 EVM + 496 PB), Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) secured 1,014 votes (620 EVM + 394 PB), People’s Democratic Party (PDP) received 859 votes …

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