273 at DANTAK area tested for COVID-19

Two hundred and seventy three people in the DANTAK area in Phuentsholing were tested for COVID-19 yesterday after completing their 35 days of cordoning off. Last month the COVID-19 technical task force team identified DANTAK area as red zone after detecting more number of positive cases from the area. The cordoning off started from September […]

Winter vegetable production to meet domestic vegetable demand; substitute import

With most of the vegetables in Bhutan produced during summer-autumn period and the winter-spring season largely dependent on imported vegetables, the agriculture ministry is focusing on seven southern Dzongkhags with Farm Machinery and Corporation Limited to grow winter vegetables to substitute import. The amount of vegetables imported has decreased due to the local transmission of […]