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An elephant takes a life

A 62-year-old woman was killed by a lone tusker elephant at around 12:30 am on 4 June 2021 in Tintaley, Lhamoizingkha Dungkhag, Dagana. The incident was reported to police at around 1 am. The woman succumbed to her injuries when the medical team reached the place of occurrence. Police said …

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332.78 kilograms of Cordyceps collected in 2020 despite the pandemic

Meanwhile, direct buying and selling of Cordyceps to affect open price competition this year According to the Director of Department of Agriculture and Marketing Cooperatives (DAMC), Ugyen Penjore, due to nationwide lockdown in the country last year, Cordyceps auctions were canceled in the middle of the year, and direct sale …

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A stricter ToR for Quarantine Management

In order to ensure the strict quarantine protocols, Royal Bhutan Police and Desuups will ensure no breaching of quarantine protocols in the quarantine facilities and ensure no breach during escort of quarantine individuals to quarantine facilities. There will be an appropriate criteria for selection and deployment of Desuups at the …

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4 Thrompon hopefuls from Phuentsholing outline plans

Chhungku Dawa Chhungku Dawa is the lone 40 year-old-woman candidate representing Phuentsholing Maed constituency. She was the former Thromde Tshogpa of the constituency. She has a degree in Bachelors in Business Administration (BBA) from North Bengal University, India. She worked in a private company for four years as an assistant …

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