COVID crisis & accountability

Presently, we are witnessing a crisis of sorts. Thimphu and Paro have been declared red zones while the rest of the dzongkhags are allowing restricted movement under smart lockdown. We have been under lockdown, the second one, for 20 days now. And instead of the situation improving, we recently saw massive levels of complacency from […]

122 individuals breach lockdown protocol as of January 6

Forty-five cases involving 122 individuals have breached the lockdown protocol as of January 6. Health Minister Dasho Dechen Wangmo in a recent press briefing said a person who tested positive to COVID-19 in a Thimphu flu clinic had 50 close contacts and he/she had visited not only his or her zone but also other zones […]