In his opening statement to the court yesterday, Speaker Jigme Tshultim said he was not guilty of official misconduct and other charges, Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) pressed against him.
In the last five years some physical infrastructure, especially in the rural areas has been strengthened but the same cannot be said for the democratic fabric in Bhutan.
During the 105th National Day Celebrations, Dasho Sonam Kinga was awarded the honour of Red Scarf by His Majesty the King. Dasho Sonam Kinga represents Trashigang in the National Council, and is also the Deputy Chairperson of the Council. He is 39.