Gangzur

Gangzur Gewog is one of the eight gewog which falls under Lhuentse Dzongkhag. The gewog covers an area of approximately 536 sq kms and the gewog has altitudes ranging from 1200 to 2800 meters above sea level. High ridges; steep slopes, deep gorges and lowland in some areas characterize the topography. It has warm summer and cold winter.The Gewog has Gewog has 568 household but officially recorded is 452 households, with total population of 5067out of which 2629 are male and 2438 are female. Gewog office is located at Thimyul under Nimshong chiwog which fall in the centre. Gup as an elected chairperson looks after all the development activities and Gewog Tshogde is the highest decision making body in the gewog.

Gangzur Gewog is connected with feeder road, to reach Gewog center from Dzongkhag one have to travel 10 kms of feeder road.For administrative purpose the Gewog is divided into 5 Chiwogs with a Tshogpa each, the Chiwog is further divided into villages comprising of few households and this makes a total of 30 villages scattered across the Gewog. Gup as an elected chairperson looks after all the development activities and Gewog The Gewog is relatively developed when considered from the economic point of view of the Dzongkhag as a whole. The Gewog is accessible by motor able roads, electricity and water supply ( RWSS).The Gewog has taken full advantage of the benefits of modern economic development and the people of the Gewog have also preserved and continue to practice age old custom and tradition. The people in the Gewog mostly depend on agriculture and livestock product, though the Gewog does not have vegetables shed, Farmers travel at Lhuentse vegetable market to sell their product.

Local Government Officials:

Sl. No.

Designation

Name

Contact No.

1

Gup

Kunzang Dorji

17927337

2

Mangmi

Tshewang Thinley

17700922

3

Tshogpa (Shawa-Zhamling)

Sonam Tshering

17629388

4

Tshogpa (Ney)

PemaTsheten

17700504

5

Tshogpa (Kidyloong-Somshing)

Sonam Lhamo

17927248

6

Tshogpa (Nimshong -Tongling)

Thukten Gayley

17927316

7

Tshogpa (Jang -Ngar)

Jigme Thinley

17973843

8

Gaydrung

Singye Dorji

16911054

 

Population details:

Name of Chiwog

No. of Households

 Population of Chiwog

No. of Gungtong (Empty Households)

 Jang- Ngar

87

1210

10

 Kidyloong-Somshing

120

1282

3

Ney

97

1050

24

Nimshong-Tongling

66

604

3

Shawa-Zhamling

82

921

1

 

452

5067

41

 

Civil Servant:

Sl. No.

Designation

Name

Contact No.

1

Gewog ADM Officer

Chimi Yangzom

17583982

2

Principal (Thimyul LSS)

Rinchen Wangdi

17121132

3

Principal(Ney PS)

Gangchuk

16446129

3

Agriculture Extension Officer

Kinley Wangdi

17957518

4

Forestry Extension Officer

Kezang Dawa

17244344

5

Livestock Extension Officer

Sherab Thinley

17693272

6

Health Assistant (BHU )

UgyenLhaden/Sangay/Sonam Deki

17131807/17287465/17130185

 

 

 

Education:

Sl. No.

Name of School

No. of Teachers

No. of Students

Male

Female

Boys

Girls

1

Thimyul LSS

13

3

77

119

2

Ney PS

5

1

32

27

3

Lhuentse PS

8

4

111

98

           

 Total No. of NFE Centers:5

 Ney,Samling,Gewog centre,Jangchubling and Jang

 

No. of NFE learners:

Male

Female

 10

44

 

Health                        

Sl. No.

Details

Place

1

2 Basic Health Unit II

Ney and Thimyul

2

3 Out Reach Clinic

Tsholing,Shawa and Zhamling

 

Road Connection      :

 

Road Name

Road Type

(Farm road/Gewog Center road/Feeder road etc.)

Road Length (KM)

Year of Construction

Thimyul –GC

 Gewog Centre road partly black tooped

 10 km

1998

Nongmachorten to Yodra

 Farm road

 7.8 km

 2003-2004

Ney

 Farm road

 30 km

 2006

Somshing-Magar

 Farm road

 4 km

 2012

Shawa

 Farm road

 6.5

 2010

Tsholing

Farm road

7 km

2010/2016

Zhamling

Farm road

1 km

2015-16

Amtse

Farm Road

7 km

2014-15

Ngar

Farm Road

5 km

2011-12

       

 

Local Festivals & Tshechus 

Tshechus & Local Festivals

Location

Lunar Calendar date of Tshechu/Festival

Prew

Khowchung

fourth month of 10th day of  every year but no exact date.

  Chothpa

Kilung

14 and 15 day of 11th month of every year of Lunar Calendere

     

Chha

Shawa and Ney

10,11and 12 day of 8th month of every year of Lunar Calender.

Chha

Gangzur and Jang 

8,9,10,11day of 7th month of every year of Lunar calendar

Chha

Somshing

7 and 8 day of 9th month of every year of lunar calendar

Tsepamay wang

Jangchubling

10th day of 8th month of every year of lunar calendar

Tsechu

Jangchubling and Tausing Gonpa

27,28 and 29 day of 10th month of Lunar calendar,9-15 day of 12th month of Lunae calendar

Important Pilgrimage sites(Ney/Hot spring)

Location

Ney khangpajong Tshachu

Khenpajong

Khowchung Ney

Khowchung

Jangchubling Ney

Jangchuling

 

 

Trade & Industry Information:

Business Type(Shops/Bars/Hotels/factory, etc)

Registered Name

Location

Large/Medium/Micro/Others

Shops

 Norzin

 Nongmachorten

Micro

 

Shop

Jangchub peldon

Nongmachorten

Micro

Shop

 Pema Lhadon

 Nimshong

Micro

Shop

Kencho Tshomo

Lekpa

Micro  

Shop  

Sonam Lhamo  

 Lekpa

Micro  

Shop

Deki Pelzom

 Zhamling

Micro

Shop

Karma Tenzin

Thrima

Micro

 

RNRC                        :           1 Centre, Agriculture, Forestry and Livestock Extension

 

Sl. No.

Agriculture

Livestock

Other

1

  • Vegetables,Mandarin Maize (2 farmers group registered with RAMCO)

2 Livestock group and 30 biogas installed within chiwogs

  • 3 community forest groups

 

Tele-commutation     :           100% coverage by both B mobile and T cell

Electricity                   :           All Chiwogs connected)

 

Goshey Nyenshey in Gewog:

Sl. No.

Name

Village

Contact No.

1

Karma (Ex- Gup)

Ney

17350950

2

Kezang Tobgay

Ney

17508662

3

Sonam Dorji

Tsholing

17955969

4

Rinzin Wangda

Zhamling

17855841

5

Tashi Dendup

Shawa

17576668

6

Karma Kunzang

Jalamzur

17407553

7

Ugyen Tshering

Jang

 

10

Ugyen Choizang

Jang

17697939

11

Namgay Wangchuk

Samling

 

13

Cheten Dorji

Ney

 

14

Sonam Tshering

Gangzur

17674615

15

Tshering Dendup

Somshing

 

16

Tobgay

Ngar

 

17

Khandu

Tsholing

 

List of Ex-Armed Forces in Gewog:

Sl No

Name

CID No

Organization/Post

Village

Remarks

 

1

 Tshewang Jigme

10601004842

RBA/Drimpon Gom

Gangzur

 

2

Tenzin La

10601001997

RBA/Drimpon

Phaling Town

 

3

Rinzin Wangchuk

10601001083

RBG/Pelpon

Gangzur

 

4

Yeshila

10601003419

RBP/Pelpon

Phaling Town

 

5

Gembola

10601003166

RBP/Pelpon

Phaling Town

 

6

Tashi phuntsho

10601000419

RBG/Peljab

Gangzur

 

7

Sangay Dorji

10601000536

RBG/Chuma

Gangzur

 

8

Sangay Tenzin

10601000496

RBA/Chuma

Gangzur

 

9

Ugyen Tshering

11504002609

RBP/Drimpon Gom

Denkaling

 

10

Ugyen Thinley

10601000211

RBG/Gopa

Gangzur

Presently at Thimphu

11

Dorji Wangdi

10601000770

RBA/Peljab

Ngar

 

12

Karma Sherab

10601002498

RBP/Gopa

Ngar

 

13

Kelzang Wangdi

10601000497

RBA/Chuma

Ngar

 

14

Kinzang Dorji

10601001010

RBA/Drimpon

Jang

 

15

Tshering Wangdi

10601007559

RBA/Gopa

Jang

 

16

Sangay Dorji

10601000744

RBA/Chuma

Jang

 

17

Kinga Sonam

1060200475

RBP/Drimpon

Nimshong

 

18

Samdrup

10709004188

RBG/Peljab

Nimshong

 

19

Tshering Norten

10601000560

RBA/Peljab

Nimshong

 

20

Pema

10601003622

RBA/Chuma

Tongling

 

21

Mindu

10601003270

RBA/Chuma

Tongling

 

22

Choney Dorji

10601001507

RBA/Drimpon

Magar

 

23

Tsheten Thinley

10601001373

RBG/Drimpon

Lekpa

 

24

Jangchuk

12006000842

RBG/Drimpon

Lekpa

 

25

Chimi Dorji

10601004861

RBA/Peljab

Lekpa

 

26

Tshewang Dorji

10601001398

RBA/Chuma

Magar

 

27

Ugyen Dorji

10601001592

RBA/Chuma

Magar

 

28

Tshewang Tharchen

10601001422

RBG/Chuma

Magar

 

29

Ugyen Wangdi

10601002715

RBA/Chuma

Magar

 

30

Shewla

10601002725

RBA/Chuma

Samling

 

31

Tshering Penjor

10608001650

RBA/Chuma

Somshing

 

32

Sonam penjor

10601003917

RBP/Chuma

Lekpa

 

33

Gempo Dorji

11410001277

RBA/Chuma

Lingabee

 

34

Peljor

10601001572

RBA/Chuma

Lingabee

 

35

Karmala

10601000322

RBA/Chuma

Somshing

 

36

Tashi Tobgay

10604000570

RBA/Chuma

Lekpa

 

37

Towpo

10601003335

RBG/Chuma

Tausing Gonpa

 

38

Ngawang Jamba

10601004745

RBA/Daydrim

Ney

 

40

Dorji

10601001830

RBA/Pelpon

Ney

 

41

Ugyen Tshering

10601001982

RBA/Pelpon

Ney

 

42

Changlo

11909000768

RBG/Peljab

Ney

 

43

Rinchen Khando

10203000059

RBA/Peljab

Ney

 

44

Dendup

10306001532

RBG/peljab

Ney

 

45

Kunzang Thinley

10601002049

RBA/Gopa

Ney

 

46

Lhendup Dorji

10601000197

RBA/Gopa

Ney

 

47

Ngophel La

10601002138

RBG/Gopa

Ney

 

48

Gothpola

10601004173

RBP/Chuma

Ney

 

49

Norbu Wangdi

10713000430

RBA/Chuma

Ney

 

50

Karma tenzin

10601001182

RBA/Chuma

Ney

 

51

Lhendup

10601002212

RBP/Chuma

Ney

 

52

Wangda

10601003944

RBP/Daydrim

Zhamling

 

53

Sangay Chophel

10601004046

RBA/Pelpon

Zhamling

 

54

Tshering Dendup

10601004955

RBA/Chuma

Zhamling

 

55

Propola

10601004202

RBA/Chuma

Zhamling

 

56

Nado

10601001242

RBhuma

Zhamling

 

57

Karma dorji

10601003536

RBA/Peljab

Thrima

 

58

Phuntsho

10601003559

RBA/Peljab

Thrima

 

59

Gawa

10601003517

RBP/Chuma

Thrima

 

60

Namgangla

10601003457

RBP/Gopa

Thrima

 

61

Nimala

10601003564

RBA/chuma

Thrima

 

62

Tashi Dorji

10601003941

RBA/Gopa

Shawa

 

63

Norbula

10601002979

RBA/Chuma

Shawa

 

64

Kinzang Lhawang

10601000630

RBA/Chuma

Nimshong

 

65

Ugyen Tshewang

10601002369

RBA/Gopa

Nimshong

 

66

Pemala

10601003634

RBG/Chuma

Denkaling

 

67

Sonam Tenzin

10601000145

RBA/Chuma

Changray

 

68

Thinley Dorji

10601003276

RBG/Chuma

Magar

 

69

Karma Chophel

-

RBA/Chuma

Samling

 

70

Tshewang Dorji

10601001887

RBA/Chuma

Gangzur

 

71

Yeshila

10601000681

RBA/Chuma

Jang

 

72

Tenzin Norbu

10601001321

RBA/Gopa

Gangzur

Presently at Trongsa

73

Tshering Dorji

10601001322

RBA/Gopa

Gangzur

 

74

Tobgay

10601003347

RBG/Gopa

Gangzur

Presently at Taba

75

Nidup

10601001839

RBG/Gopa

Gangzur

Presently at Dra Kharp

76

Sonam

10601000456

RBG/peljab

Gangzur

Presently at Gelephu

77

Pema Tshewang

10601001551

RBA/Chuma

Gangzur

Presently at Trashigang

78

Pema Dawa

1060100116

RBA/Chuma

Phaling Town

 

79

Nado

10601000323

RBP/Chuma

Phaling Town

 

80

Tshering Dorji

10601003607

RBG/Chuma

Tongling

 

81

Kunzang Thinley

10601002901

RBA/Chuma

Shawa

 

82

Khirkhirla

10601002808

RBA/Chuma

Shawa