The Election Commission of Bhutan, under Section 457 of the Election Act of the Kingdom of Bhutan, 2008, hereby notifies the general public that Kinzang Dema has been successfully elected as the Gewog Tshogde Tshogpa for Thuenmong_Tokari Chiwog with the polls held on 24th of May 2018.
The overall Voter Turnout was 44.05 % with 237 Voters, out of the total 538 Registered Voters, turning out to cast their votes. Of the total votes cast, 197 votes were cast in person on the Electronic Voting Machine in the polling station in the chiwog and 40 votes through Postal Ballot.
It is also hereby being notified that a member elected to fill a casual vacancy shall only serve for the remainder of the predecessor’s term of office as per the Section 580 of the Election Act of the Kingdom of Bhutan, 2008.
The general public is hereby informed that the Election Petition Period starts from 25th of May 2018 and shall end at 5 P.M. on 8th of June 2018.
Issued on the Eleventh Day of the Fourth Month of the Earth Male Dog Year corresponding to 25 th of May 2018.
Chief Election Commissioner of Bhutan