Author Archives: Sangay Khandu

About Sangay Khandu

Sangay Khandu is a Member of Parliament, serving his 2nd term representing the people of Gasa Dzongkhag to the National Council.

Was the recent decision of the Government that increased taxes on vehicles legally correct?

With the implementation of Goods & Service Tax (GST) in India, imports of goods have generally become cheaper in Bhutan. Consumption is expected to grow which could cause considerable strain on our rupee reserve, especially when considering import of vehicles. … Continue reading

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Question on telecom service providers and connectivity issues

Question raised to the Hon’ble Minister for Information and Communications Telecommunication connectivity and service standards Raised by Gasa Theumi Sangay Khandu Source: National Council The number of call drops and failure to access internet on both data cards and mobile … Continue reading

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Question on support to local content development

Questioned raised to the Hon’ble Minister Home and Cultural Affairs Local content generation and culture Raised by Gasa Thuemi Sangay Khandu After a hugely popular Ap Bokto animation was publicly released, children as far and remote as Laya and Lunana, … Continue reading

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Written question on Govt decision on the post of Geydrungs

Written question raised to the Hon’ble Minister for Home and Cultural Affairs Government position concerning the post of Geydrungs Raised by Gasa Theumi Sangay Khandu Source: National Council The local government office has been using the services of geydrungs for a … Continue reading

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Question seeking progress report on Government e-library project

Question rasied to the Hon’ble Education Minister Status report on E-library project Raised by Gasa Thuemi Sangay Khandu Source: National Council The Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, H.E. Sri Narendra Modi spoke of access to large database of e-library for … Continue reading

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Remembering the first aerial election campaign in Bhutan

Exactly 3 years today, on April 23, 2013, votes were cast for the 2nd national elections, the National Council elections to be more precise. As I reminisce today, in particular looking at this picture, I am reminded of just how … Continue reading

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Naming of the Gyalsay – a profound moment.

  As His Majesty the King pronounced the Gyalsay’s name to the country for the first time today, standing still, amongst the thousands gathered in the courtyard of Pungthangdewachenpaiphodrang, riveted to every syllable and absorbing every frame of our beloved … Continue reading

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