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12/03/22: 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞 on 𝐍𝐞𝐰 𝐩𝐡𝐚𝐬𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝐂𝐎𝐕𝐈𝐃-𝟏𝟗 𝐦𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭-PMO

In the over two years since the COVID-19 pandemic started, Bhutan has achieved laudable success in managing the pandemic. Bhutan’s strategy, guided by the Royal Command that the lives of our people are our greatest priority, was to introduce timely measures to keep our country free from the virus. DueRead More

28/02/22: Notification on Unlocking of Lockdown 5.0 in Phuntsholing-SC19TF

22/02/22: 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞-PMO

With the emergence of more COVID-19 community cases, and considering the need to assess and contain the disease spread, the National COVID-19 Taskforce announces the following measures for 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐦𝐞𝐠𝐚-𝐳𝐨𝐧𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐥 𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐬 𝐢𝐧 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐦𝐩𝐡𝐮 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐨 𝐓𝐡𝐫𝐨𝐦𝐝𝐞. Starting 5am tomorrow, February 23, 2022, movement will be restricted toRead More

12/02/22: 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞 𝐄𝐚𝐬𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐦𝐩𝐡𝐮 𝐂𝐎𝐕𝐈𝐃-𝟏𝟗 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬-PMO

After ascertaining the COVID-19 spread in Thimphu through the mass screening over the last four days and upon sealing the areas that saw positive cases and primary contacts, the National COVID-19 Taskforce is pleased to inform all on the further opening of the capital town. More than 30,800 samples wereRead More

12/02/22: Notification on Fake News-MoH

The notification saying the last date of vaccination on 13th February 2022 is 𝐍𝐎𝐓 𝐓𝐑𝐔𝐄. The Ministry of Health would like to request the residents of Thimphu not to rush for the COVID-19 booster doses as the vaccination sites are overcrowded. Furthermore, we would like to inform you that theRead More

11/02/22: Public Notification on Mass Testing of Samdrup jongkhar Town and Gewogs -EC19TF

11/02/22: 72 hours blackout period for Samdrup choling Dungkhag

11/02/22: Public notification on Unlocking of Damphu town and peripheral gewogs-Tsirang Dzongkhag Administration

10/02/22: Notification on Covid-19 Booster Dose-MoH

Given the current COVID-19 situation in Thimphu Thromde, the Ministry of Health would like to inform the residents of the Thromde that COVID-19 booster doses will be coordinated and provided in small cohorts to prevent crowding. The respective health workers and DeSuups on duty will coordinate and inform the residentsRead More

09/02/22: 72 hours Blackout in Langchenphu and Serthi Gewogs and Jomotsangkha town- Jomotsangkha Dungkhag

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