The temporary dumpsite is not enough to manage waste in Sakteng
Sakteng grapples with mounting waste
Sakteng, a rural village in Trashigang is grappling with a problem that is more visible in the urban centers – waste.
Although cleaning campaigns initiated by the drungkhag administration, school and Sakteng wild life sanctuary has helped the community stay green, but the community lacks a proper place to dump waste.
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After the dzongkhag was identified as one of the dzongkhags for tourism flagship programme, about Nu 8 million (M) was approved for development of tourism in Dagana, including promotion of sites, homestays, and for the development of infrastructure and amenities in the dzongkhag.