Haa Dzongkhag receives Power Tillers

25 January 2018

The Hon’ble Lyonpo, MoAF handed over 6 numbers of power tillers to the Gups of Bjee, Katsho, Eusu, Samar, Gakiling and Sangbaykha at Lhayul on 25th July 2017. The power tillers were delivered in presence of the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Dasho Tshering Tobgay. The program was attended the Hon’ble MP, Ven. Lam Neten, Dasho Drangpon, Dasho Dzongdag and Dzongkhag officials.
Speaking to the Gups, the Hon’ble Sanam Lyonpo highlighted the importance of power tiller to help realize food self-sufficiency and all Gewogs to efficiently use the power tillers. This is the second batch of 6 power tillers issued by the present government. The first batch of 6 power tillers for Haa was distributed by Hon’ble Sanam Lyonpo during April 2015. Hon’ble Lyonpo said that the government will distribute one power tiller each to all Chiwogs by the end of the current fiscal year.