Department of Health Inaugurates a New Basketball Court

Under the leadership of the Paonta Cholsum Tibetan Settlement Office, the much-awaited dream of a basketball court was materialized for Tibetans in Paonta Cholsum on 8 February. The new court was inaugurated by Kalon Choekyong Wangchuk, Department of Health, CTA along with Settlement Officer and local community members. The new basketball court will benefit all the […]

Department of Health Inaugurates a Renovated Health Clinic

In line with providing quality healthcare across Tibetan settlements in India, the Department of Health, CTA is now serving patients in Doegu-Yulgyeling Tibetan settlement in Herbertpur with its newly renovated health clinic. The inauguration of the new facility was officiated by Kalon Karma Yeshi, Department of Finance and Kalon Choekyong Wangchuk, Department of Health on […]

CTA Commissions a Major Water Survey and Revamps WASH Program

The Department of Health, CTA has carried out numerous Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) projects in the Tibetan settlements and schools in India and Nepal to improve access and use of safe water and sanitation projects. Over the years, the Department has implemented construction of overhead tanks, submersible pumps, public toilets and drainage systems projects […]

Rice Mill in Bhandara Tibetan Settlement launches its flagship product – Tibet Premium Rice

Dharamshala: The Tibet Rice Mill of Bhandara Tibetan Settlement, Maharashtra launched its flagship product, the Tibet Premium Rice today at a press conference in Gangchen Kyishong. Speaking at the press conference were Chief Planning Commissioner of Central Tibetan Administration Dr Kunchok Tsundue, Additional Secretary of Department of Home Karma Choeying, President of the Bhandara Cooperatives […]

SARD Convenes a Special Presentation on WASH

Dharamsala, January 10, 2019: In order to streamline, the WASH programme of the Tibetan community in India, the PC/SARD suggested that a geo-hydrological surveys to diagnose the groundwater situations of the key settlements be conducted so that it could systematically develop a plan to resolve the water and drinking water crises faced by many communities […]

Gangjong Development Finance Private Limited Receives NBFC License

Gangjong Development Finance Private Limited (Gangjong Finance) received a Non-Banking Financial Company (NBFC) license granted by the Reserve Bank of India on Dec 13th, 2018. Gangjong Finance will now operate as full fledge NBFC offering loan services typically provided by traditional banks, but it cannot accept public deposits. The main objective of Gangjong Finance is […]

Major Study Finds High TB Infection among Tibetan school children.

In a tuberculosis screening and treatment initiative covering the entire population of Tibetan refugee schoolchildren in northern India, a team directed by researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine and the University of Wisconsin says it has found not only a startlingly high prevalence of TB disease and infection, but also a potentially workable strategy to eliminate […]

Two month induction training begins for 18 new CTA staff recruits

The Induction program organized by Public Service commission, Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) which includes two month of training for the new batch of CTA staff recruits started on 5th November 2018 at Administrative Training and Welfare Society Centre, Dharamsala. This batch has an overwhelming majority of women with 14 among the 18 recruited. The two […]

Honorable Education Minister Inaugurates 3rd Career Fair at Bylakuppe

Dr Pema Yangchen, Kalon of Education Department, inaugurated the 3rd Career fair at Lugsam Tibetan Community Hall in Bylakuppe on 12th September, 2018. 17 educational institutions from Bangalore, Mysore & Mangalore participated in the Career Fair. Each college was provided with information booth where their representative presented and displayed information about their respective institution, courses […]