1st Annual Nomads Festival

Attended the 3 day annual Nomads festival in Bumthang at Choekortse. Represented by participants from 8 dzongkhags, the programme consisted of dances and stalls set up from the different nomadic communities. The venue was about an hour and half drive from Chamkhar, towards Dur tsachu.

The Hon. Minister for Agriculture was the Chief guest and several disnitiaries of the Government had joined. Members of Parliament from Wangduephodrang (Sephu), Bumthang (Chumey), Bumthang Dzongkhag and Gasa Dzongkhag also attended the event.

The Programme concluded on the December 28, 2009

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About Sangay Khandu

Elected to Parliament of Bhutan twice. Previously worked with the Central Bank, the largest SoE (power utility) and international organization.
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