The hospital and Thromde
officials during their sensitization campaign of those detected houses have found that most of their residences have empty tyres and bottles outside which provided breeding sites for the mosquitoes.
Having allocated some 4,125,000 USD (Nu 275 million), the ECB will hold the election in three stages, first for the Dzongkhag Thromde
(third-level administrative division) of Gelegphu Thromde
of Sarpang Dzongkhag (southern part of Bhutan), second for the Phuentshogling Thromde
of Chhukha Dzongkhag (western part of Bhutan) and third for the Thimphu Thromde
of Thimphu Dzongkhag (Bhutan's capital).
Centuries-old buildings such as Thromde
in Changjiji and Babesa, which fall in the category of heritage sites, are among the few remaining historical structures in the country.
The contractorafter approaching thePhuentsholing Thromde
hasnow been promised a site.Other materials like rods,iron windows, and sanitarymaterials are sold daily inJaigaon, India to decongestthe area.As of now, the concretematerials are stackedwithin the building and areoverflowing.
The owners of entertainment centres in Olakha inThimphu are yet to relocate their business to theurban core, despite the Thimphu Thromde
askingthem to do so.According to the Thomdre's notification issuedin January, entertainment centres should relocateto the urban core by December - Chang Lam,Phenday Lam and Norzin Lam.It was decided to relocate entertainmentcentres away from residential areas during the firstEntertainment Licensing Committee meeting heldon October 26, 2018.Meanwhile, there are four entertainmentcentres comprising a discotheque and threekaraoke hubs in Olakha.The owners of entertainment centres say theyhave not been able to relocate because of hugeinvestment already made into their business.
Likewise, in the afternoon meeting with the Thromde
Administration, officials raised a host of issues like the acute shortage of human resource, lack of integration between the Thromde
and the regional offices, ownership of Samdrup Jongkhar-Dewathang highway, housing crunch, among many others.
His reign has seen the enactment of the Constitution of 2008 as well as the democratic elections of both houses of Parliament and three levels of local government - dzongkhag, gewog and thromde
. Many government initiatives were previously undertaken by the new King with a view to strengthen the system in preparation for democratic changes in 2008.