An economically leading dzongkhag with cohesive society, vibrant culture, sound environment and balanced development
Provide conducive environment for diversified economic activities and for the well being of the people in the Dzongkhag
Phuntsholing Dungkhag Administration comprises of 4 Gewogs, namely, Darla, Lockchina, Phuntsholing and Sampheling. The Dungkhag Administration is located in the heart of the Thromde Administration between latitude 26051’35’’ and longitude 89023’14’’ at an elevation of 780 feet (237.7 meters) above sea level.
The total area of Dungkhag is 428.76 km2 and has 20,332 people. There are 21 Chiwogs, 75 villages and 2594households.
There are 391 Civil Servants, 4 Gups, 4 Mangmis and 21 Tshogpas spread within the jurisdiction of Dungkhag.
The Dungkhag Office has 37 Civil servants responsible for providing technical backstopping, advocating government policies and directives, and delivering public services to the citizens. It is also primarily responsible for maintaining law and order and border management in close coordination and collaboration with law enforcing agencies.
Providing effective, efficient and user-friendly public services and amenities
Promote local development and income generating activities through Government policy such as EDP, New FDI, CSMI, new fiscal FDI &PSL
Promote prudent and wise use of natural and financial resources
Promote public participation in planning and implementation of programs, zomdue and public meeting
Supervise and monitor the progress of programmes, projects, and activities implemented by various sectors to ensure their proper and timely implementation
Role of Dungkhag
Ensure that the proposal submitted by the Gewogs are consistent with the Government policies and priorities
Provide administrative and financial support and control over civil servants within jurisdiction of Dungkhag
Advocating Government policies, national interest and other Government directives to the public
Preserve, promote and maintain Driglam Choesum in the Dungkhag
Maintaining and promoting peace, harmony and unity within dungkhag
Carry out such other functions as directed by the Dzongkhag administration
Call for any written or statement of account, or report of proceedings, or extract of any book or document in possession or under the control of Gewog Tshogde
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