The rolling from Lhuentse towards the extreme corner to the North, after 47kms drive is Dungkar, a village of pure Kurtoep. It is well known in its history significance T=throughout the nation.
The history discloses that the name of the place was originated from the physical shape of the land. The place bears the exact shape of a conch shell. The land form of the village can be seen from the place called Tabandchen.
Gewog Office is located at Rabung which is about three hours drive from the Dzongkhag Headquarters (altitude 2026m above sea level). Gewog has a total area of approximately 1076 square kilometer with sparsely distributed population in the five Chiwogs of Dungkar, Tabi, Jasabi-Ugyenphu, Tangroong-Wawel and Chagdzom-Chhusa. By size, it is the biggest but the least populated Gewog in the Dzongkhag housing 226 households with total population of 2212 as per census record.
As ancestral home town of our beloved monarchs, the Gewog takes pride in having two standing historical structures called Dungkar Nagtshang & Dungkar Choeje Nagtshang. Besides these two historical sites, the Gewog is also blessed with numerous religious sacred places and Lhakhangs. The most prominent of all are Ney Rinchen Bumpa, Nya Goenpa, Kuenzangling, and Ugyenphu which are associated with the visit of Guru Rinpoche, Terton Pema Lingpa and Kuenkhen Longchen Rabjam.
Other modern infrastructures and facilities include Dungkar Primary School, Chagdzom ECR, one RNR centre, one Community Center/Gewog Banking, one Farm Shop, one BHU and three outreach clinics at distant villages of Jasabi, Chagdzom, and Thuenpey respectively.
Gewog also falls under the Wangchuck Centennial National Park having Park’s Eastern Office located at Rabung.
Wet land and dry land cultivation dominate agriculture land use with minimal orchard development.The Gewog has a fertile soil for growing both food and cash crops. As such it is expected that there will be booming of agriculture produces in near future as all five Chiwog are connected with farm road. But the Gewog’s development potentials is limited by lack of access market and crop damage by wild animals, farm labor shortage and post harvest losses.
|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||61.01||Construction of Guest House & Public Toilet at Goshopang Lhakhang||1.5||1.5||1.5||1.5||2019-07-01 to 2020-06-30||View|
|2||51.08||DEVELOPMENT AND REVIVAL OF BARAB MENCHU SITE||0.55||0.55||0.55||0.55||2018-07-01 to 2019-05-31||View|
|3||51.01||CONSTRUCTION OF SANITARY COWSHED||0.65||0.65||0.65||0.65||2018-07-01 to 2019-05-31||View|
|4||51.04||CONSTRUCTION OF IRRIGATION CHANNEL AT SARBAGANG||1||1||1||1||2018-07-01 to 2019-05-31||View|
|5||51.04||RENOVATION OF OF IRRIGATION CHANNEL AT DENGBE||0.5||0.5||0.5||0.5||2018-07-01 to 2019-05-31||View|
|6||51.02||MONSOON RESTORATION OF FARM ROAD||0.405||0.405||0.405||0.405||2018-07-01 to 2019-05-31||View|
|7||51.06||CONSTRUCTION OF RWSS AT CHAGDZOM||0.2||0.2||0.2||0.2||2018-07-01 to 2019-05-31||View|
|8||51.06||CONSTRUCTION OF RWSS AT TSHONGSA||0.2||0.2||0.2||0.2||2018-07-01 to 2019-05-31||View|
|9||51.01||CONSTRUCTION OF PERMANENT STRUCTURE AT GEWOG CENTRE||1||1||1||1||2018-07-01 to 2019-05-31||View|
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