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His Majesty appoints Dzongdags


Jul 26, 2012

His Majesty the King today appointed Dzongdags of four Dzongkhags at the Tashichhodzong. Appointing as the Dzongdag of Tsirang, Ngawang Pem, becomes the first woman Dzongdag. Pemba Wangchuk is appointed Dzongdag of Chhukha. Tshewang Rinzin is appointed Dzongdag of Trongsa. Dawala was appointed Dzongdag of Sarpang.

Article 2, section 19 (q) of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Bhutan states that the Druk Gyalpo shall, by warrant under His hand and seal, appoint the dzongdags on the recommendation of the Prime Minister who shall obtain nominations from the Royal Civil Service Commission.

10 Comments for “His Majesty appoints Dzongdags”

  1. Good to know that the first women Dzongda in the History of Bhutan. Tashi Delek!

  2. Pemba

    Where is the photograph of those appointees?

  3. Damber

    The other three were already Dzongdas, so why is this news? It appears that they are just transferred from one place to another.

    Good to see the progress towards gender equality; Tashi Delek to Dasho Ngawang Pem.

  4. NAMGAY PELZANG

    a pat at the back to all!

  5. TASHI DELEK – MADAM.
    WE THE LIVESTOCK FAMILY OF PEMAGATSHEL DZONGKHAG LIKE TO EXTEND OUR RESPECTS
    AND GRATITUDE FOR THE FIRST WOMEN DZONGDAG.

  6. karma

    Tashi delek la madam

  7. sherub loday

    very much happy to know la madem …………CONGRATES AND TASHI DELEK……LA

  8. Marie Lloyd

    Tashi delek from Canada!

  9. praveen ps

    tashi delek

    from india,kerala,kollam,

    may the god bless to fulfill your responsibilities.

    praveen,Exteacher inphysics,DHSS,Tsirang

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