The Dzongkhag Administration, Punakha joined the nation in celebrating the 6th Birth Anniversary of His Royal Highness the Gyalsey Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck on 5th February 2022. The day was observed to pay our heartfelt prayers and good wishes for Gyalsey’s longevity and reaffirm our gratitude to the benevolent monarchs for ensuring peace, prosperity, and stability of the country. The kurim program was presided over by His Eminence Tshoki Lopen Dorji Rinchen with the offerings of thousand butter lamps and recitation of Tshedor and Chador Nyenpa at Punakha dzong kuenrey at 9:00 AM.
Consequently, the task force members of Punakha Dzongkhag observed the day with the offering of butter lamps and recitation of Zhapten for Gyalsey’s long life and good health. The program was attended by Dasho Dzongdag, Dasho Drangpon, Dasho Lhaki Dolma (NC Punakha), Dasho SSP, Dasho OC, Dasho Dzongrab Gom, OIC (RBP), Desuung Gojey, and the member of Dzongkhag covid-19 task force.