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  • Officers’ Badge: A Symbol of Pride and Honor

    The Department of Forests and Park Services has introduced officers badge from the Forestry officers position level to the Director General. A badge is a piece of metal, that is affixed to a person’s uniform. To the outsider, it may not seem like much on the surface, but for the forestry professionals, the badge is a great source of pride. It is the most meaningful piece of the uniform, and it is for those men and women who go out and work hard to protect, manage, conserve the forests and serve the people. Being an officer, is not just a job and to these professionals a badge is not just a badge. It is a symbol of dedication, hard work and a commitment to the people they serve. As such it is important to have only the very best.

    When someone is given their badge, it is a special occasion – a day to be remembered for ever. It is a memory that sticks with them and inspires them to tackle their jobs every day with renewed vigor. It is for all these reasons we appreciate and respect the badges’ importance as a part of the forestry personnel’s uniform. It is a symbol of great honor and pride to serve the King, Country and People.

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  • Cordyceps permit issued to Khatoed highlanders

     2 June, Gasa: Gasa Dzongkhag Administration and park office issued the permits for cordyceps collection to around 30 people of Khatoed gewog coinciding with the Social Forestry Day.

    Considering the pandemic COVID-19 situation, officials advised the highlanders to strictly follow the procedures, rules and waste management practices. This year, officials will ensure that people carry their own waste back home and maintain cleanliness at the cordyceps collection sites.

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  • Re-tender for procurement of metal detector

    Forest Resource Management Division, Thimphu, re-invites bids/quotation of supply of Metal Detector through World  Bank Funding as follows:

    Sl.NoName of ContractBid Security (Nu.)Tendering Process
    1Supply of Metal Detector24000Retender

    The bid must be received at the Forest Resource Management Division on or before 10 AM on the 27th of April, 2020 and shall be opened on the same day at 10:30 AM at the Conference Hall of FRMD in presence of interested bidders those who wish to attend. For further information call +975-02-327723, Extension No. 107/124/122 during office hours.

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  • Community Forest Management Group from Bumthang and Thimphu contributes to COVID-19 Response Fund

    9 April 2020, Thimphu: Five Community Forest Management Groups (CFMG) from Bumthang and one from Thimphu contributed a total amount of Nu. 1.050 million to the COVID-19 Response Fund. The amount in cash was handed over to the Hon’ble Prime Minister on 9th April 2020 by the representative of the following CFMGs:

    1. DomkharLhendup Choling CF, Chumey Gewog- Nu. 300,000
    2. Namdrupcholing CF, Chumey Gewog- Nu, 300,000
    3. Nangar Chithuen CF, Chumey Gewog- Nu. 150,000
    4. Bethang Phenday CF, Chumey Gewog- Nu. 100,000
    5. Zung- Ngae Dhendupcholing CF, Chumey Gewog- Nu. 100,000
    6. TashiYangyel CF, Geney Gewog, Thimphu- Nu. 100,000

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  • Druk Thuenpapuenzhi Community Forest donates Nu. 350,000 to His Majesty’s Kidu Fund

    31 March Thimphu: The Druk Thuenpapuenzhi Community Forest (CF) of Dogar Gewog under Paro Dzongkhag donated Nu. 350,000 to His Majesty’s Kidu Fund. The donation was made in cash and handed over to Zimpon Wogma, Dasho Kunzang Dorji by two representatives from the Community Forest Management Group (CFMG).

    When asked to the Chairperson of the group, Mr. Sangay Wangdi said that it is like a gratitude to His Majesty The King. He said that even during this COVID-19 crisis, His Majesty is travelling across the country to combat this disease for the welfare of the people and distributing food and medicines for the elderly people throughout the country.

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