Lauri

Background 

The Lauri is the remotest gewog under Samdrup Jongkhar Dzongkhag. It share border with Arunachal Pradesh state of India in East, Merak gewog of Trashigang Dzongkha in North and Serthig gwog in South. The altitude lies at the ranges of 1800-2600 masl and it has total area of 273.4sq.km. The gewog has five chiwogs with 545 household consisting total populations around 4601 with 2270 male and 2331 female. The gewog is connected with 64 km of Gewog connectivity road via Serthig gewog from Jomotsangkha Dungkhag. The maize is the most important staple crop and other cereal crops like paddy, upland paddy, millets, buckwheat, and some vegetable are cultivated as source of living. The source of income derives from sale of non-wood forest product like Cherata (Khalu) , Rubbia (Laneru), Satuwa(thoksampa) and Lezhe.

General information

Total Area: 273.4 (sq.km)

Population: 4601 (2270 male, 2331 female)

 

Ethnicity: Tshanglalu (Sharchokha)

Household: 545

 

Empty Household : 126

 

Education

 

Net enrolment

100%

 

 

Adult Literacy rate

65%

 

 

Middle Secondary School

0

 

 

Primary School

3

Lauri,Dungmenma and Zangthig

 

ECCD

3

Lauri & Jompa and Dungmenma

 

NFE

2

Dungmenma &Batshaling

 

No. Students

233

Strength of three PS

 

No. of teachers

14

Zanthig ,Dungmanma  & Luuri

 

Student teacher ratio

1:17

 

 

Health

 

BHU

2

Lauri and Zangthig

 

ORC

3

Gawaling, Lauri & Dungmenma

 

VHW (Village Health Worker)

7

 

 

Toilet construction & usage %

100%

 

 

Safe drinking water %

96%

 

 

Communication

 

Mobile coverage %

90%

 

 

CIC

1

Jompa

 

Radio FM coverage %

90%

 

 

No. of suspension bridges

6

 

 

No.of Bailey Bridges

2

Marphelwong & Wongthigjug

 

Traditional Wooden Bridge

1

 

 

Trade & Industry

 

 

Micro retail license in operation

 

11

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agriculture

 

 

Total no. of irrigation schemes

4

Serzhung, Gonong, Dungmanma &Jomtsang

 

 

Total length of irrigation schemes

km

 

 

 

Wet land(chuzhing) in Acreage

38.4

 

 

 

Dry land (kamzhing in Acreage

3335.64

 

 

 

 

No.of  Farm Roads

 

2

 

 

 

Length of farm road

23 km

7km at Lauri village & 16km to Tshothang

 

 

Livestock

 

 

Dairy group

3

Dungmenma,Tshothang and Lauri

 

 

Poultry group

2

Woongthig and Raynang

 

 

Jersey supplied 

21 nos

Dungmanma & Momring chiwog

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Forestry

 

 

Forest coverage

70%

 

 

 

FEC

1

 

 

 

No. of Community forest

3

Woonghtig Tsedzor, Raynang &  Gawaling

 

 

No. of Nursery

2

Jompa & Lauri

 

 

Religion & culture

 

 

No. of community Lhakhangs

10

3 lhakhangs in Lauri,3in Raynang,  1in Zangthig,1 in Tshothang and 2 in Dungmenma

 

 

No.of Dubdeys

5

2 at Lauri, 2 at Dungmenma,1 at Raynang.

 

 

No. of Shedra

1

Tshothang

 

 

No.of private Lhakhangs

5

 

 

 

Climate

  1. Hot & humid summer

 

 
  1. cold  & dry winter

 

 

 

 

 

         

 

 

Local Government

Numbers

Remarks

No. of Chiwogs

5

Tshothang, Zangthig, Dungmanma,Lauri & Momring

No. of GT members

6

Gup, Mangmi and 4 Tshogpas

No.of Chipons

18

 

No. of villages

19

 

 

Details of Local Leaders

Sl.No.

Name

Designation

Contact no.

Remarks

1

Tempa Gyeltsen

Gup

17507790

From Dungmanma chiwog

2

Tenzin

Mangmi

17993164

From Zangthig chiwog

3

Ugyen Namgay

Tshopga

17540487

Zangthig

4

Yeshi Wangchuk

Tshogpa

17540416

Dungmenma

5

Jigme Norbo

Tshogpa

16924860

Lauir

6

Sonam Jamtsho

Tshogpa

17534865

Momring

 

Gewog staffs

1

Tashi Phelgay

LES

17679176

 

2

Phuntsho Wangdi

Agri

17857306

 

3

Wangchuk Norbu

GAO

17436532

 

4

Tashi Wangdi

CC operator

17389627

 

5

Ugyen choeda

FCB (farm house)

17231699

 

6

Kunzang Dorji

Caretaker

17849631

Gewog Administration

 

Health Personal

1

Mitra Bdr.Karki

HA (incharge)

17131777

Lauri BHU (study leave)

2

Sonam Choki

HA

17993620

Lauri BHU

 

3

Lal Bir Burathoki

HA (incharge)

17952003

Zangthing BHU

4

Chheten Zangmo

HA

17952003

Zangthing BHU

5

birkaBdrPowrel

Caretaker

 

Lauri BHU

6

Tshering Wangchuk

Caretaker

 

Zangthig BHU

 

BPCL Staff

1

Serku Wangdi

17784280

Gewog centre  

2

Sonam Tobgay

17454663

Gewog centre

 

Hazelnut staff

1

Sangay Lathro

17121265

Gewog centre

2

Tsheten Dorji

17121560

Gewog centre

3

Namgay Wangchuk

 

Gewog centre

 

Education staffs

Lauri Pry School

1

Sonam Gyaltshen

Principal

17131071

Lauri PS

2

Kinley Penjor

Teacher

17407767

Lauri PS

3

Kezang Nyenda

Teacher

17765933

Lauri PS

4

Dorji

Teacher

17764070

Lauri PS

5

Zumzang

Teacher

17693560

Lauri PS

6

Sonam Phuntsho

Teacher

17987412

Lauri PS

7

Sonam Deki

Teacher

17365784

Lauri PS

8

Dechen Zangmo

Contract teacher

17392182

Lauri PS

9

Nidrup Dorji

IT assistant

17436316

LPS

10

Nidrup Dorji

IT assistant

17436316

LPS

11

Dorji Uden

ECCD

17661656

Jompa, LPS

12

Ngawang Dema

ECCD

17451297

Lauri Village centre, LPS

13

Tshewang Rinzin

ADM assistant

17594816

LPS

14

Konjay

Cook

17286246

LPS

15

Tashi Dendup

Cook

17533660

LPS

16

Pema Wangda

Caregiver

17572574

LPS

17

Yeshey tshogyel

Caregiver

17528537

LPS

18

Sonam Dendrup

Caretaker

17528615

LPS

19

Tshering yangchen

 Wet sweeper

17778191

LPS

 

Zangthi Pry school

1

Pema Choedup

Principal  Incharge

17408044

Zangthing PS

2

Kungay norbu

Teacher

1774473

Zangthing PS

3

Sanga Dorji

Teacher

17654565

Zangthing PS

4

Thabchi gyembo

Caretaker

 

 

5

Pema Dendrup

Cook

 

 

6

Yedan Dema

Sweeper

 

 

 

 

 

Dungmenma Pry School

1

Sonam Tobgay

Principal Incharge

17131878

Dungmanma PS

2

Karma Tshewang Dorji

Teacher

17693809

Dungmanma PS

3

Sherb Jamtsho

Teacher

17923996

Dungmanma PS

4

Mindu wangdi

Non teaching staff

17454504

Dungmanma PS

5

Tenpa Gyeltshen

Non teaching staff

17533629

Dungmanma PS

6

Youten Jamtsho

Non teaching staff

17741326

Dungmanma PS

7

Sangay karma

NFE Instructor

17437636

Dungmanma PS

8

Sonam Choden

NFE Instructor

17647223

Dungmanma PS

 

Tashi  Zangmo

ECCD Instructor

17602998

Dungmanma PS

 

Education

SI No

 

Name of the school

No. of Teacher

Total (informal)

Border students

Total day scholar students

Total number of students

Male

female

Male

Female

Male

Female

Male

Female

1

Lauri Pry School

5

3

48

73

13

11

61

84

2

Dungmenma Pry School

3

0

0

0

24

19

24

19

3

Zangthi Pry School

3

0

0

0

23

22

23

22

Remarks: No Gyalpoi tozey scholarship students.

 

Farm shop

SI. NO

DETAILS

Place

1

Firm shop outlet

 Gewog centre (Lauri)

 

List of Chorten/ stupas

Chiwogs

Number of Chortens

Remarks

Lauri Chiwog

35

 

Momring

22

 

Dungmanma

17

 

Zangthig

14

 

Tshothang

07

 

Total

95

 

 

List of Community Lhakhangs / Temple  

Sl.No

Name of Lhakhang

Location

chiwog

Number of tshampas

Year  of establishment

Main relics

1

Ugyen Samdrup Choling

Lauri

Lauri

25

2014 repaired

Eight manifestation of Guru Rinpoche

2

Woongthi Dungkar choeling

Woongthi

Lauri

10

2010

Repaired

Guru Nangsel zelen

3

Ngong Ga Choeling

Gawaling

Lauri

3

2009 repaired

Guru Nangsel Zelen

4

Sanga Dorji Choling

Dungmanma

 

Dungmenma

20

1968

Guru tshokor sum

5

Youendum Choling

Baytseling

Dungmenma

12

1963

Choe lung trilsum

6

Ugyen Tashi Choling

Zangthig

 

Zangthi

19

2010 repaired

Avalokitesvara and present.

7

Ugyen Donga Choling

Tshothang

 

 

 

 

 

8

Theckchuk Choling

Phajogoenpa

 

Momring

5

1960

Avalokitesvara

9

Ugyen Theckchok Sangacholing

Momring

 

Momring

6

1940

Trikayas

10

Ugyen choling

Raynan

 

Momring

3

1980

trikayas

Dubdeys

Sl.no

Name of Dubdeys

Location

Head of Dubdeys

1

Thigchok Pema Choeling

Lauri Shigoenpa

Lama Ugyen Namdrel

2

Thigchok Samten Choelling

Lauri

Lama Kunzang Dorji

3

Kunga Choeling

Tshothang

Buli Rimpoche

4

Pema Dongacholing

Dungmanma

 

5

Pema Udraicholing

Merangchema

 

6

Duejomtsemo

Beytseling

 

 

Private Lhakhangs

Sl.No

Name of Lhakhang

Location

Name of honor

1

Peling Samdrupcholing

Lauri Marphel

 

2

Sangten Dargaycholing

Lauri

 

3

Tsephu Ramjar Tashi Phuntsholing

Lauri Ramjar Goenpa

Beythrug

4

Pema Dongacholing

Beysteling Dungmanama

Lopen Khadup

 

 

 

 

Local Festivals

Annual Tshechu in five chiwogs

The most of local festival are conducted in the month of December when student are on vacation

 

Moenlamchenmo & Drupchen

The annual  Moenlamchenmo & Drupchen are conducted by Tshothang Gomdey & shedra in Dec-Jan

 

Shedra

Sl.no

Name of Shedra

Location

Head of the Institution

1

Ngajur Druduel Tsangchen Shedra

Tshothang Zangdopelri

Buli Rimpoche

2

Ngajur Gadenchukjur Tshogyalchedupling Ane Shedra

Tshothang  

Buli Rimpoche

 

Khenpos

Sl.No

Name

Institution/Shedra

Remarks

1

Karma Yoenten

Tshothang

From Raynang

2

Leki

Tshothang

From Momring

3

Dorji

Tshothang

From Khandophung

4

Tandin Jatsho

Tekcho Samden Choling

From Lauri

 

Community monitoring and Assessment committee C-MAC

Zangthig Chiwog

Sl.No

Name

CID No.

Sex

Contact No

Role

1

Pema Lhundup

11104001108

Male

17231716

Chairperson

2

Lhabab Kunzang

11104003454

Male

17532384

Secretary

3

Jigme Tengay

11104003652

Male

17325216

Treasurer

4

Tenzin Wamgchuk

11104000985

Male

 

Member

5

Yangki

1110400

Female

17325405

Member

6

Yedam Dema

1110400

Female

17231751

Member

7

Thinley Wangdi

1110400

Male

17404581

Member

8

Tashi Dawa

11104003679

Male

17954366

Member

 

Dungmanma Chiwog

Sl.No

Name

CID No.

Sex

Contact No

Role

1

Sonam Jamtsho

11104001111

Male

17405138

Chairperson

2

Pema Tenzin

11104000396

Male

17778261

Secretary

3

Singay Wangchuk

11104000304

Male

17286313

Treasurer

4

Singay Wangchuk (b)

1104000509

Male

17454847

Member

5

Pema Yangki

11104000559

Female

17863315

Member

6

Dorji Tshomo

11104000381

Female

17323038

Member

7

Kelzang Lhamo

11104000381

Female

17418395

Member

 

Tshothang Chiwog

Sl.No

Name

CID No.

Sex

Contact No

Role

1

Yeshi Wangdi

11104004237

Male

17621587

Chairperson

2

Dampa Dorji

11104003861

Male

17919862

Secretary

3

Sonam Dorji

11104004274

Male

17393900

Treasurer

4

Sherab Tenzin

11104004289

Male

17418631

Member

5

Tashi Dorji

11104000874

Male

17325560

Member

 

Momring Chiwog

Sl.No

Name

CID No.

Sex

Contact No

Role

1

Sonam Thinley

11104005409

Male

17596664

Chairperson

2

Sonam Tobgay

11104003163

Male

17540515

Secretary

3

Pema Khando

11104003009

Male

 

Treasurer

4

Tashi

11104002651

Male

 

Member

5

Karma Wangmo

11104002386

Female

 

Member

6

Tshering Choki

11104002386

Female

 

Member

7

Leki Zangmo

11104003328

Female

 

Member

8

Sangay Wangmo

11104003209

Female

 

Member

 

Lauri Chiwog (Lauri village)

Sl.No

Name

CID No.

Sex

Contact No

Role

1

Choezang

11104001457

Male

17418925

Chairperson

2

Choesung Dorji

11104001693

Male

17370336

Secretary

3

Tenzin Jangchub

11104001608

Male

17960603

Treasurer

4

Ngawang Tshering

11104001939

Male

17895842

Member

5

Leki Phuntsho

11104001500

Male

17566269

Member

6

Thinley Dorji

11104001618

Male

17778185

Member

7

Tenzin Wangmo

11104001266

Female

17322569

Member

8

Dorji Uden

11104001999

Female

17286251

Member

 

Lauri Chiwog (Woongthig village)

Sl.No

Name

CID No.

Sex

Contact No

Role

1

Choeki Gyeltshen

11104004392

Male

17540482

Chairperson

2

Tshering Dorji

11104009984

Male

17955086

Secretary

3

Dorji Wangchuk

11104004419

Male

17904691

Treasurer

4

Lungten Dema

11104004956

Female

17371695

Member

5

Sonam Zangmo

11104004448

Female

17247795

Member

 

Lauri Chiwog (Gawaling village)

Sl.No

Name

CID No.

Sex

Contact No

Role

1

Lobzang Dorji

11104002954

Male

17940525

Chairperson

2

Yeshi Wangdi

11104001960

Male

17286368

Secretary

3

Pema Tongdup

11104002994

Male

17122469

Treasurer

4

Pema Tshomo

11104002979

Female

17778470

Member

5

Pema Dema

11104001288

Female

17286307

Member

 

Retired Arm force personal in gewog

Sl.No

Name

Nature of work

Rank at retirement

Village

Remarks

1

Karchung

RBP

Chuma

Momring

Gomdey cook at Jampani

2

Dechen Wangdi

RBP

Chuma

Raynang

Driver,silicon factory

3

Sherab Jamtsho

RBA

Pelpon

Tashiphu

Tserang (fermar )

4

Sangay Tenzin

RBA

Chuma

Dungmanma

Dungmanma (farmer)

5

Jomo Gyeltshen

RBA

Chuma

Lauri

Pvt.Driver,Gelephu

6

Dorji Tshering

RBA

Chuma

Zangthig

Security,Silicon factory

7

Pema Khando

RBA

Chuma

Raynang

 

8

Rinchen Wanghuk

RBA

Chuma

Dungmanma

 

Retired civil servant gewog

Sl.No

Name

Designation

Village

Remarks

1

Lobzang Dorji

Doctor

Zangthig

Living at Thimphu

 

Member of Parliament from Gewog

Sl.No

Name

MP

Village

Remarks

1

Jigme Wangchuk

NC

Momring

 

2

Dasho Pelzang Wangchuk

NA

Marsala

 

 

List of Gochey Nyenche of Gewog

Sl.no

Name

Village

Remarks

1

Bojay

Momring

Confident and can talk to the point

2

Ngawang Sherab

Phajogoenpa

He is Tsozin and has good communication skill

3

Tenzin Norbu

Raynang

Has conflict resolving abilities

4

Tshering Drakpa

Lauri

Gup-dep, has good influencing skills

 

Jomo Tshering

Lauri

Has good communication skills

 

Tandin

Lauri

Has good communication skills

5

Dorji Namgyal

Tshothang

Chairperson to Gomdey and shedra

6

Tshering Jamtsho

Zangthig

Tshogpa Depa

7

Pema Norbu

Dungmanma

Has good communication skill and good relation with people

 

Royal Project: User Right system (members)

SI.NO

Name

CID

Chiwog

Mobile No.

1

Gyeltshen Wangdi

11104001380

Lauri

17468020

2

Norbu Jamtsho

11104001149

Lauri

17563356

3

Choki Wangmo

11104002257

Momring

77455039

4

Tenizn Dekar

11104003237

Relnang

17735868