The Cabinet Secretariat would like to congratulate all the Royal Civil Service Award Recipients. Cabinet Secretary awarded the RCSC Medals to 6 recipients for their dedicated service to the Tsa-Wa-Sum.

Lyonchhen meets Shri Ram Nath Kovind, President of India

Their Majesties with the Cabinet Ministers.

Lyonchhen with Cabinet Staff

His Majesty conferred Dakyen to the Prime Minister of Bhutan Dr Lotay Tshering

Lyonchhen Dr Lotay Tshering, Prime Minister of Bhutan.

His Majesty the King confers Dakyen to the Prime Minister-elect, Speaker-elect and the Cabinet Minister-elects; and the inaugural ceremony of the first session of the Lhengye Zhungtshog.

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On the auspicious day of the 30 th day of the ninth month of the Earth Male Dog year of the Bhutanese Calendar, His Majesty the King granted a Royal Audience and Kasho conferring Dakyen to the third democratically elected Prime Minister, Speaker and the Cabinet Minister on 7 th November 2018 in accordance with Article 17 of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Bhutan.

The Government comprise of:
1. Lyonchhen (Dr.) Lotay Tshering, Prime Minister
2. Lyonpo (Dr.) Tandi Dorji, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
3. Lyonpo (Dasho) Sherub Gyeltshen, Ministry of Home & Cultural Affairs
4. Lyonpo Yeshey Penjor, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests
5. Lyonpo Karma Donnen Wangdi, Ministry of Information and Communications
6. Lyonpo Dechen Wangmo, Ministry of Health
7. Lyonpo Loknath Sharma, Ministry of Economic Affairs
8. Lyonpo Namgay Tshering, Ministry of Finance
9. Lyonpo Ugyen Dorji, Ministry of Labor and Human Resources
10. Lyonpo Jai Bir Rai, Ministry of Education
11. Lyonpo Dorji Tshering, Ministry of Works and Human Settlement

Following the grant of Royal Kasho, the Prime Minister, Speaker and Cabinet Ministers were sworn into an Oath/Affirmation of Secrecy in the presence of Venerable Yonten Lopen by the Chief Justice in the Lhengye Zhungtshog Hall, Tashichhodzong.

PRESS RELEASE

The inaugural ceremony of the first session of Lhengye Zhungtshog was also held at theTashichhodzong. Venerable Yonten Lopen of the Central Monastic Body presided overthe Tendrel ceremony for the inauguration of the new CabinetAfter the offering of Gyalpoi Zhabten and Tashi Moenlam, the Prime Minister andCabinet Ministers signed Order of Assumption of Office in their respective offices.

Issued by : Cabinet Secretariat
7 th November 2018


Interim Government has completed its term

His Majesty the King granted a Royal Audience to the Interim Government today on the completion of its term. In accordance with Section 1

Article 19 of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Bhutan, IGSecthe Interim Government has completed its term within ninety day after the dissolution of the National Assembly.


His Majesty appoints interim government

After the dissolution of the National Assembly of Bhutan on 1st August 2018, His Majesty the King on 9 August, 2018 granted Royal Audience and Royal Kasho appointing the members of the Interim Government in accordance with Article 19 of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Bhutan.

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