Drepong

Geog at a glance

Area: 54 Sq.Km

Population: 2117 (1109 Male and 1008 Female)

Households: 252 nos.

Local Govt:

Sl. No. Designation Name
1 Gup Sonam Phuntsho
2 Mangmi Sonam Zangmo
3 Tshogpa (Chagsar-Tsangkhar) Tsheltrim Dorji           
4 Tshogpa (Zunglen) Rinchen Zangmo
5 Tshongpa (Bumpazor- Drepong) Dechen Wangmo
6 Tshogpa (Bainangri- Nyamla) Dawa
7 Tshongpa (Laptsa- Shingggar) Karma Choden

 

Civil Servants:

Sl. No. Designation Name
1 Geog ADM Officer Sonam Chophel
2 Principal (Bumpazor PS) Jamtsho
3 Principal (Woop CPS) Thinley Namgay
4 Principal (Zunglen PS) Tashi Tenzin
5 Agriculture Extension Officer Tenzin Rabgay
6 Forestry Extension Officer  
7 Livestock Extension Officer Dorji Tshering
8 Health Assiatant(BHU)  Jamyang Choden

 

Education:

Sl. No Name of School No. of Teachers No. of Students
1 Zunglen PS 6 (5 Male & 1 Female) 80 (39 Boys & 41 Girls)
2 Bumpazor PS 5 (4 Male & 1 Female) 49 (28 Boys & 21 Girls)
3 Woop PS 3 (2 Male & 1 Female) 28 (17 Boys & 11 Girls)

 

Health:

Sl. No Deatils Place
1 Basic Health Unit II Laptsa
2 3 Out of reach Clinic Tshangkhar, Drepong, Zunglen

 

Lhakhangs:

Sl. No Name of Important Lhakhang Important Relic/Festival Name of Head Lama Pvt/Community/Rabday
1 Woop Lhakhang Toenpa Shacha Thupa,Chugchi Zhey/ annual tshechu-10th day of 10th month of Bhutanese calendar Lama Tshewang Lhagyel ( 5 monks) Community
2 Zunglen Lhakhang Toenpa Thuji Chenpo, Chugchi zhey and Guru Pema Jugney Sangay Dorji & Rincen (caretaker) Community

 

Road Connections:

Sl. No From To High Way Feeder Road GC Road Farm Road>
1 Mongar Gyelposhing 30 Km      
2 Gyelposhing Laptsa GC     21 Km  
3 Laptsa Zunglen       6.35 KM
4 Laptsa Nyamla       3 KM
5 Tingzam Tsangkhar       11.7 KM
6 Tsangkhar Chakzor       3.5 KM
7 Luchelu Bainari       2.6 KM
8 Phijurlaptsa Laptsa GC       4 KM

 

Economic activities:

Sl. No Agriculture Livestock Other
1 -Two Vegetable farmers Groups -Backyard poultry farm 30 -Hazel Nut plantation 82.5 acres(38206 trees)

 

RNRC: Agriculture, Forestry and Livestock extension services are provided from the Geog centers.

Tele-Communication: 100% coverage by both B-Mobile and T-Cell

Electricity: 100% connected