English | Dzongkha Monday, August 10, 2020

Dhakphel village to wait two more years to merge with Trong Gewog

Despite repeated appeals to the Parliamentarians and local authorities of Zhemgang, People of Dakpel village under Nangkhor Gewog still wait to integrate their village with Trong Gewog.

Goensar_Radzawog farm road and a bridge under construction.

A 12 km long farm road for Goensar_Radzawog chiwog in Nyishog Gewog, Wangdue Phodrang, constructed around three years back remains unused without a motorable bridge.

Narphoong villagers want land replacement

The Samdrup Jongkhar- Trashigang highway widening works triggered a massive landslide last year damaging around 20 acres of land belonging to 13 households under Narphoong chiwog in Gomdar Gewog.

International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking observed

Over eighty per cent of the drugs in the country are intercepted at Phuensthogling. In order to tackle this issue, it has become important for the people from Phuentshogling and neighbouring town of Jaigaon in India to come together for a common solution.

Bhaunijhora bridge filled with soil and sediments

For the past three days, Pasakha has been cut off. Although clearing works are taking place continuously, the heavy downpour yesterday has worsened the situation at Bhaunijhora. The new bridge got submerged under soil and sediments. 

Dorokha Drungkhag road still blocked

The road leading to Dorokha Drungkhag is still blocked at several places despite improved weather since late afternoon, yesterday. The Drungkhag expects to clear the blocks by this afternoon if the weather favours.

Parents’ Committee lodge complaint with the RBP against BEO.

The Parents’ Committee led by their Legal officer registered a criminal case against Bhutan Employment Overseas Agent regarding the Learn and Earn Programme’s issue to the Royal Bhutan Police Head Office, today. The appeal letter has five-point accusations against the agent. The committee requested RBP to carry out a thorough study and asked for legal liabilities.

HH the Je Khenpo presides over Moenlam Chenmo in Thimphu

His Holiness the Je Khenpo is presiding over the third annual Moenlam chhenmo which began in Thimphu from today. Thousands of devotees are attending a week long great prayer ceremony.
Thimphu Dzongkhag and Thimphu Thromde are organizing the prayer ceremony in collaboration with the Central Monastic Body. Earlier, the Zhung dratshang and Buddha Dordenma construction […]

State of the Nation Report

In the Parliament today, Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering presented the State of the Nation Report to the Parliament. Lyonchhen reported on health, education, economy, hydropower, agriculture and tourism among others.

23rd session of the National Council…

At the press conference of the National Council today, the respective chairpersons of the seven committees detailed out the discussions and bills passed in the National Council this session. The closing of the 23rd session of the National Council was held yesterday.

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