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From Gewogs and Dzongkhags

Phobji House will be Home stay for Tourists Phobjikha is the best roosting place of black-necked cranes and the community avails good support internationally in terms of installed infrastructure facilities in the community. The gewog’s Gup Jamtsho said the most important benefit was the increasing number of tourists who visited …

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From Gewogs and Dzongkhags

Development activities yet to be completed People in the gewog are content that all the development activities are about to be completed. One kilometer of rural water supply scheme (RWSS), an additional source in Tashilingmaed with the budget of Nu 80,000 and two kilometers of source protection in Zomling chiwog …

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Gewogs and Dzongkhags

Many constructions begin for gewog People in the gewog excitedly await the completion of a five kilometer farm road from Marthang Bridge to Marthang village. Gup Sangay Pelzang said “we are really hoping for the best as the construction started since last year”. The budget allocated for the project is …

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From Gewogs and Dzongkhags

Korphu completes Rural Electrification Around 210 households under Korphu gewog will get electricity as the gewog finally completed the Rural Electrification (RE) schemes. According to the Gewog Gup Tsheltrim Dorji the project was started in the year 2008 and would complete this year. He said the Bhutan Power Corporation Limited …

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From Gewogs and Dzongkhags

After Lyonchhen, the OL visits Laya Opposition Leader (OL) Tshering Tobgay visited Laya as a chief guest to celebrate the Fourth King Jigme Singye Wangchuck’s birthday. Along with him, Gasa MP Dasho Damcho Dorji and Lam Netens from Gasa and Dagana also visited the gewog. Along with birthday celebrations OL …

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From Gewogs and Dzongkhags

Enhancing the enrolment and quality education The dzongkhag Administration in Gasa with Policy and Planning Division (PPD), Ministry of Education (MoE) completed a meet to discuss proposal for enhancing the enrolment and quality of education in Lunana Community Primary School (CPS). The enrolment and quality of education is reported to …

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From Gewogs and Dzongkhags

 Dzongkhag Tshogdu begins A two-day Dzongkhag Tshogdu started on 8 October in Monggar dzongkhag. Of the many important discussions on agenda one in particular during the session was about the importance of the Local government leaders in all 205 gewogs and their benefits. During the session, local government official raised …

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From Gewogs and Dzongkhags

Survey free of disputes but harvest looks to be delayed A land survey is currently underway for the 331 households in the gewog and till date there have been no disputes between land owners. Gewog Gup Kinzang Jurmey said till now the cadastral survey didn’t face much issue over land …

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From Gewogs and Dzongkhags

Insurance officials orientates Guma community Yesterday the Guma community gathered in the gewog office for an orientation on new rural insurance schemes. One of the Royal Insurance Corporation Limited (RICBL) officials said earlier the rural scheme had only two housing insurance policies. However with the coming of New Year the …

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From Gewogs and Dzongkhags

Just one last scheme for Karma With the completion of three schemes, Karmaling is left with one last scheme to supply water to the gewog. Gup Gyan Bdr. Subba said that the limited budget was the main reason for the shortcomings. However the construction of rural water Supply scheme is …

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