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DPT declares candidates from two constituencies in S/Jongkhar

Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) has confirmed that Ugyen Dorji and Norbu Wangzom both from Samdrup Jongkhar who won in their constituencies in the first parliamentary elections would represent the party this time around, too. Ugyen Dorji will represent the Deothang-Gomdar constituency while Norbu Wangzom will contest from Jomotshangkha-Martshala,  both in Samdrupjongkhar. Talking

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Kholongchu project causes house rents to shoot up; ramps up local business

The Kholongchhu Hydroelectric Project in Trashiyangtse has caused sea changes in the otherwise sleepy, little eastern town where nothing much seemed to be happening. Inundation of project employees has caused a shortage of accommodation causing house owners to increase rents drastically. Some tenants have even been forced to vacate apartments and houses

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