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Fallow land revived for paddy cultivation

The project will initiate a large-scale rice farming on the rehabilitated land

The project is designed to produce about two tons of paddy and 1,300 tons of rice Agriculture: The 662 acres of government land that has remained fallow for decades because of security issues and wildlife conflict in three villages of Phuntshothang gewog will now be arable with an agriculture rehabilitation project underway in the gewog.

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Devil in a van that doesn’t really exist

possessed van
The van

It is raining. The mud track that winds through the deep thickets below Thimphu Gate a little away south from Babesa is all slushy and slippery. I am not at all in best of dress for the job, but I must grab the devil lording thereabout by the neck this day and show him some terror that I am capable of.

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