Profile

  1. Back ground

Shaba Gewog lies in the Centre of the Dzongkhag. The Geog has an area of 76.40 sq. km and has a boundary with Lamgong Gewog in the North, Lungni Gewog in the West and Dogar Gewog in the south. The Gewog experiences warm summer and cold winter with snow falls . The soil is  brown, Sandy clayey  loam in nature. The highest altitude recorded in the Gewog is 2850 metres approximately and lowest altitude recorded is to 2200  metres approximately above the sea level. The 90% of the population is dominated by Local people (Ngalong) and 10% are from different Dzongkhag .All Chiwogs are connected with farm roads.

 The Gewog Administration is provided with an Administrative Officer, Accountant, Engineer and three RNR Extension Officer to support the elected members to achieve all the planned activities. The  Gewog is dominated with number of Cultural & Religious sites among which Dra Karpo and Dongkala is one of the most happening buddhist piligrimage site. The Gewog is fully electrified and none of the village is left without electricity.

The iconic Bodhi tree is also located above Gewog Office .

  1. Statistics

 

1.

Total Area (sq. KM)

76.40

2

Altitude Range (M)

2200 to 2850

 

Total Population (Male)

3,258

 

Total Population (Female)

2,683

 

Total Village

23

 

Gewog Center Road (KM)

0.50

 

Total Farm Road (KM)

43.00

 

Communication Coverage(%)

100.00

 

Total Poverty(%)

0.00

 

Total Household

735

 

Total Gungtong

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Facilities

S/N

Facility

Number

Description (Distance from Gewog Office, Year of establishment, etc.)

Remarks

1)

Gewog Office

1

 

 

2)

RNR Centre

1

 

 

3)

School

4

2 HSS (1 private), 1PS, 1 ECCD

 

4)

BHU

Nil

 

 

5)

ORC

2

One at Nabesa & one nearby gewog office

 

6)

Community Center

1

Below gewog office

 

7)

Irrigation Canal

28  schemes

 

 

8)

Farm Road

14 Nos

 

 

9)

National Highway

1

 

 

10)

Bridges

1

 

 

11)

Number of Villages electrified

All villages

23 villages

 

12)

Number of household electrified

All households

735 hhs

 

 

iv. Local Government official

Position

Name

Contact Number

Gup (Bara-Zhungkarna)

Chencho Gyeltshen

17607281

Mangmi (Dochorten-Nyephu)

Sangay Dorji

17612932

Gewog Adminstrative Officer

Kinzang Choden

17301776

Gewog Accountant

Tshering

17818644

Gewog Engineer

Phub Thinley

17682316

Gyedrung

Dorji Tendup

17393532

Tshogpa ( Bjishikha – Phubana)

Pempa Tshering

17839838

Tshogpa (Chukha-Goonjukha)

Chencho Gyeltshen

17601048

Tshogpa (Dochorten-Nyephu)

Lotey Gyeltshen

17337729

Tshogpa (Drujyeldingkha)

Nidup

17999832

Tshogpa (Bara-Zhungkarna)

Chencho Zangmo

17274055

Gewog Driver

Namgay

17475589

Gewog Caretaker

Renukha Ghalley

17299631

Gewog Agriculture

Tandin Tshewang

17657121

Gewog Livestock

Tashi

77679339

Forest

Phuba |Thinley

17609567

Gewog Technician

L.B Rai

17671954