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PM meets people of Bumthang


Lyonchoen Tshering Tobgay, who is on a visit to the gewogs of Bumthang, stressed to the people on the importance of healthcare, sanitation, maintaining and ensuring access to clean drinking water supply. In educating the children, Lyonchoen reiterated that teachers must commit to teach well while parents must encourage their ...

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Helpline calls for emergencies rising

But calls seeking medical advice from HHC are declining 

HHC: Although the number of calls availing medical advise through the Health Help Centre (HHC) has dropped over the years, the centre has recorded an increase in calls for emergency response.

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Civil service to undergo major structural changes

A Cabinet approval is awaited to implement the recommendations of the RCSC’s OD exercise

RCSC: The Cabinet is yet to give directives on the implementation of major structural changes in the civil service that the Royal Civil Service Commission (RCSC) proposed last month following the Organisation Development (OD) exercise.

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Land fraud case enters evidence hearing

Judiciary: Evidence hearing for the land fraud case that involves the former Royal Advisory Councillor, Chang Ugyen, will begin next month. The High Court’s Bench I heard the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) lawyers’ rebuttal on August 27.

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Educating mothers

Health: To ensure that every mother, especially illiterate mothers, have the right information when it comes to taking care of the baby and herself during and after pregnancy, a mothers’ class was conducted at Royal Institute of Health and Sciences (RIHS) in Thimphu, yesterday.

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