Khoma

Khoma Gewog is located at about 11.6 km away from Lhuentse Dzongkhag Administration. Gewog is popularly known for producing Kishuthara (silk woven). Gewog consists of Five Chiwogs with 15 villages. Most of the villages are connected with rural electrification except two villages Rolmateng and Laber.Gewog covers an area about 71sq km of Lhuentse Dzongkhag. As per civil registration and census record, Khoma Gewog has 343 households with a population of around 2842.   As of today there are 26 Gungtongs in the Gewog. People speak local dialect which is very unique language as compare to other Gewogs.Paddy is the main cereal crop for the people of Khoma Gewog. Maize and barley are also grown but in limited scale. People do agriculture farming too. However, weaving Kishuthara is the main source of income for the people of Khoma gewog.

Local Government Officials:

Sl. No.

Designation

Name

Contact No.

1

Gup

Sithar Tshering

       17704194

2

Mangmi

Pema Tshering

         17303515

3

Tshogpa (Berpa-Khoma)

Sonam Darjay

17932885

4

Tshogpa (Draktang-Baptong)

Sherab Tharchen

17311950

5

Tshogpa (Pangkhar)

Phuntsho Wangdi

17303504

6

Tshogpa (Gangla-Khelma)

Sonam Tobgay

17244427

7

Tshogpa(Rolmateng-Tsango)

Shacha Wangchuk

17283942

8

Gaydrung

Pema Wangchuk

17546833

 

Population details:

Name of Chiwog

No. of Households

 Population of Chiwog

No. of Gungtong (Empty Households)

Male

Female

 Berpa-Khoma

 

367

350

10

 Drakteng-Baptong

 

439

396

5

Gangla-Khelma

 

355

315

5

Pangkhar

 

143

167

6

 Rolmateng-Tsango

 

99

124

0

Total

 

1403

1352

26

 

Civil Servant:

Sl. No.

Designation

Name

Contact No.

1

Gewog ADM Officer

Kezang Wangdi

17658837

2

Principal ( Khoma LSS)

Thinley Tobgay

17130478

3

Offg.Principal (Gangla CPS)

Ugyen Samdrup

17903083

4

Agriculture Extension Officer

Tashi Wangdi

17748055

5

Livestock Extension Officer

Dorji Jamtsho

17130559

6

Health Assistant ( Khoma BHU)

Sonam Jamtsho

17130188

7

Community Center Operator

Phurpa Rinchen

17448015

8

Park Range Officer

Kinzang Thinley

17790112

9

Health Assistant (Gangla BHU)

Phuntsho wangdi

17131674

10

Incharge-Baptong ECR

Pema Wangdi

17230157

 

Education:

Sl. No.

Name of School

No. of Teachers

No. of Students

Male

Female

Boys

Girls

1

Khoma LSS

9

5

117

118

2

Gangla CPS

6

2

26

42

3

Baptong ECR

1

1

7

4

           

 

Health Facilities                    

Sl. No.

Details

Place

1

Basic Health Unit II

Khoma

2

Basic Health Unit II

Gangla

 

Road Connection:

 

Road Name

Road Type

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

Road Length (KM)

Year of Construction

Gewog GC Road

 Black topped

12

2007-2008

Khoma-Berpa-Baptong-Goenkar FR

Farm road

16

2011-2012

Khoma-Pangkhar FR

Farm road

12

2010-2011/ 2015-2016/2016-2017

Khoma-Lungta charsa FR

Farm road

4

2011-2012

Khoma-Gangla Khema FR

Farm road

15

2009-2010

Shuma-Taya Lawa

Farm road

6.2

2015-2016/2016-2017

Lungta Charsaa-Khomadung FR

Farm road

9

2015-2016

 

Local Festivals & Tshechus 

Tshechus & Local Festivals

Location

Lunar Calendar date of Tshechu/Festival

Goenkar Tshechu

 Goenkar

9th-11th  day of the nine month of the Bhutanese calender

Nyalamdung Tshechu

Nyalamdung

9th -10th day of the 2nd month of bhutansese calendar

Naktshang Tshechu

Nyalamdung

11th -14th day of 2nd month of Bhutansese calendar

Karphu Choethpa

Karphu

30th day of 9th month of Bhutanese calendar

 

Khelma Choethpa

Khelma

14th -15th day of 7th month of Bhutanese calendar

Gangla Choethpa

Gangla

25th-26th day of 7th month of Bhutanese calendar

Khoma Prew choe

All villages under Khoma Gewog

10th day of 3rd month of Bhutanese calendar

Important Pilgrimage Sites(Ney/Hot spring)

Location

 

 

Singyedzong-Ney (Thinley ghi Ney)

Singyedzong, Rolmateng

Sangay Dadruk ( Guru Nye)

Sangay dadruk

Zaypadug ( Nye)

Zaypadur

Trade & Industry Information:

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

Registered Name

Location

Large/Medium/Micro/Others

Shops cum Bar

Pema Dechen

Khoma

Micro

Shops cum Bar

Deki Yangzom

Khoma

Micro

Shop cum Bar

Dorji

Khoma

Micro

Shop cum bar

Dechen Dolkar

Khoma

Micro

Shop Cum Bar

Singye Lhamo

Khoma

Micro

Shop Cum Bar

Sonam Lekzom

Khoma

Micro

Shop Cum Bar

Thinley Yangchen

Khoma

Micro

Shop/ Grocery

Pema Wangdi

Gangla

Micro

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RNRC                        :           1 Centre, Agriculture & Livestock Extension

PARK Office: 1 Khoma Park Range office

CC                  :           1 Community Center

 

Tele-communication  :           98% coverage by B mobile

Electricity                   :           All Chiwogs are connected by electricity

 

Goshey Nyenshey in Gewog:

Sl. No.

Name

Village

Contact No.

1

Khamtrula(Ex- Gup)

Khoma

17788818

2

Norbu (Ex-Chimi)

Khoma

17704203

3

Kelzang (Ex-Mangmi)

Berpa

17704620

4

Pema Wangdi ( Ex-Tshogpa)

Baptong

17709829

5

Gempo Dorji (Ex-Tshogpa)

Baptong

17300994

6

Tshewang Tobgay (Ex-Tshogpa)

Tshango

16935825

7

Yangkhula( Ex-Tshogpa)

Khoma

17788454

 

List of Ex-Army

Sl.No

Name

Village

Gewog

Age

Year of Retirement

Rank during retirement

Agency(RBP/RBG/RBA)

Present Occupation

Contact No.

1

Lepo

Berpa

Khoma

63

1996

Gopa

RBA

Farmer

 

2

Tandin Wangchuk

Berpa

Khoma

37

2007

Chuma

RBA

Farmer

17491918

3

Norbu

Khoma

Khoma

59

2002

Dhedrim

RBA

Farmer

17704203

4

Sherab Dorji

Lukchu

Khoma

44

2008

Gopa

RBA

Farmer

 

5

Zhila

Kemo

Khoma

69

1998

Peljab

RBA

Gomchen

 

6

Pema Wangchuk

Khoema

Khoma

77

1983

Pelpon

RBA

Farmer

17451399

7

Ngawang Tashi

Khoema

Khoma

59

1986

Chuma

RBA

Farmer

 

8

Tshering Dhendup

Gangla

Khoma

69

1982

Chuma

RBP

Farmer

 

9

Yeshi Tobgay

Serphu

Khoma

67

1981

Gopa

RBP

Farmer

17330951

10

Sonam Tobgay

Serphu

Khoma

40

2005

Chuma

RBA

Tshogpa

17244427

11

Dorji Gyeltshen

Gangla

Khoma

41

2006

Chuma

RBA

Farmer

17731614

12

Ngawang Samdrup

Lawa

Khoma

75

1973

Chuma

RBP

Farmer

17499254

13

Rinzin

Pangkhar

Khoma

77

1938

Gopa

RBA

Farmer