Location and direction of Gewog
Gasetshogom Gewog is situated between 27°27’N latitude and 89°37’E longitude, and its elevation varies from 1,300 to 2,200 meters above sea level (masl). The Gewog has a total area of 26.8 square kilometers from which 4.3 square kilometers is under agriculture land.It is located in the west - central part of the country, about 18 kilometres south of Bajo, commercial hub of Wangdue Dzongkhag. The Gewog center office is located at Gumina village under Drabjikha-Massikha Chewog together with one central school, RNR center, one primary school and BHU.
Chiwogs and population of Gewog
It comprises five Chewogs (Drabjikha-Massikha, Khatoekha, Khamina, Changchey-Massipokto and Changkha-Pasakha) with 17 villages and 205 present households with a population of approximately 3,960.
Climate and life line crops of Gewog
The Gewog has a dry sub-tropical to sub-temperate climate with an annual rainfall of about 727.8mm- 2000 mm. The principal crops grown in the geog are Paddy, wheat and mustard. Vegetables dominate other cash crops as the main source of cash income for the farmers.
Functionaries and Function of Gewog
The Gewog Administration consists of the local government officials like the Gup, Mangmi, Gaydrung and the Tshogpas. Apart from the locally elected members, there are Government officials like Gewog Administrative Officer, Livestock Extension Office, Agriculture Extension Officer and Forest Extension Officer.
The place is well known for one of the largest hydropower projects in the country, which has benefitted the Gewog through funding of developmental activities such as construction of farm roads and irrigation channels.
The Gewog Administration conducts its Gewog Tshogde (GT) quarterly in addition to ad-hoc GT meeting in the times of emergency and as per urgency. The meetings are chaired by the Gup as the chairman and the Mangmi as the Vice Chairman. The Tshogpas meet at the Gewog Office once a week (Tuesday). The minutes of the meetings are distributed to all members and the Dzongkhag Tshogdu. After the endorsement of the points in the Gewog Tshogde, the points are further taken to the Dzongkhag Tshogdu for discussion and deliberation. The Extension staff from RNR, Principals of schools, the HA from BHU and the Goshay Nyenshays are involved as observers in the Gewog Tshogde. The Gewog Tshogde is the highest decision making body in Gewog.
Gase Tshogom Gewog
|Sl.No||Activity Code||Activity||Approved Budget (Nu in Million)||Revised Budget (Nu in Million)||Budget Release (Nu in Million)||Expenditure Budget (Nu in Million)||Financial Year||Remarks||Download|
|1||45.01||CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT||0.15||0.15||0.15||0.15||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|2||45.02||FARMER'S TRAINING ON LIVESTOCK MANAGEMENT PRACTICES||0.15||0.15||0.15||0.15||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|3||45.02||COMMUNITY ANIMAL BIRTH CONTROL PROGRAM||0.04||0.04||0.04||0.04||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|4||45.02||WINTER FODDER DEVELOPMENT||0.1||0.1||0.1||0.1||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|5||45.02||REVIEW ON FARMERS GROUP FOR VEGETABLE PRODUCTION||0.025||0.025||0.025||0.025||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|6||45.02||FARMER'S GROUP FORMATION (VEGETABLE PRODUCTION)||0.025||0.025||0.025||0.025||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|7||45.02||TRAINING ON IMPROVED VEGETABLE CULTIVATION AND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES||0.06||0.06||0.06||0.06||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|8||45.02||EXTENSION OF VEGETABLE COLLECTION SHED||0.5||0.5||0.5||0.5||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|9||51.08||ESTABLISHMENT OF ELECTRIC FENCING||0.6||0.6||0.6||0.6||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|10||51.06||CONSTRUCTION OF RWSS AT GEWOG OFFICE||0.4||0.4||0.4||0.4||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|11||51.01||SITE DEVELOPMENT OF GEWOG OFFICE||0.4||0.4||0.4||0.4||2019-03-01 to 2019-06-15||View|
|Sl. No.||Name||Designation||Contact No||Email id|
|5||Pema Dorji||Tshogpa (Changchey_Pangsho)||17721031|
|7||Phub Gyeltshen||Tshogpa (Khamina)||17331026|
|8||Sangay Rinchen||Tshogpa (Drabjikha_Massikha)||17664614|
|10||Samten Wangchuk||Vice Principal GCS/ email@example.com|
|11||Tandin Bidha||Vice Principal GCS/ firstname.lastname@example.org|
|15||Dhan Kumar Rana||RNR-Forestry||17777631|
|16||Singye Wangmo||CC operator||17700773|
|17||Dechen Chophel||Care taker||77323432|