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Lyonchhen’s first State Visit to India.



Lyonchhen Dr Lotay Tshering met Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi, India on 28th December, 2018.

At the Rashtrapati Bhawan, Lyonchhen was presented a Ceremonial Reception. Lyonchhen has met senior diplomats and officials from the Government of India.

Lyonchhen is in India for the three days State Visit from 27th-29th December 2018. This is Prime Minister’s first visit abroad since he assumed office in November this year. The visit comes at a special time when Bhutan and India are celebrating 50 Years of formal diplomatic relationship.

Lyonchhen meets officials of Royal Civil Service Commission



Lyonchhen (Dr) Lotay Tshering met the officials of Royal Civil Service Commission on December 25, 2018. Lyonchhen and RCSC held discussions on the mandates, transformations and key challenges the RCSC faces.

Lyonchhen said that the 111th National Day’s address by His Majesty the King was directed to the civil servants where he felt the key message was for the civil servants and the government to work together.

Lyonchhen meets Members of Media for 1st Friday Meet.



Lyonchhen Dr Lotay Tshering, Foreign Minister Tandi Dorji and Finance Minister Namgay Tshering met members of media for the 1st ‘Friday Meet’ on 7th December, 2018.

The ‘Friday Meet‘ is an initiative of the government to meet members of media every Friday to share important decisions of the government and keep the public informed.

The Cabinet will meet members of media the last Friday of every month for Meet the Press sessions.