Gewog At Glance

Chimoong Gewog At Glance




1Total Area of the Gewog (Sq Km)52.8 Sq Km
2Location of the Gewog CenterChhimoong
3Number of Chiwogs5
4Number of Villages6
5Number of Households201
6Number of Population1724
7Number of Lhakhangs (community & private)6
8Number of Chortens51
9Number of Schools1
10Number of Extended Classroom1
11Number of Teachers8
12Number of Students89
13Number of NFE centerNil
14Number of RNR center1
15Number of RNR staff2
16Number of BHU1
17Number of ORC1
18Number of Sub post1
19Number of Health Staff4

Brief profile

Brief profile of Chhimoong Gewog

Map of Chhimoong Gewog

Map of Chhimoong Gewog

Chhimoong Gewog is located in the western part of Pemagatshel Dzongkhag with area coverage of approximately 52.8 square kilometer. The gewog consist of 5 chiwogs namely Loongkholom, Nyasikhar, Chhiphoong, Pangthang-Redingla and Chhimoong with a total of 6 villages. It has a population of about 1724 consisting of 201 households. The gewog shares border with Yurung Gewog in the east and Dungmin Gewog in the south.

Maize is grown as the main cereal crop. Banana and Gingers are also grown as the main cash crops. The Gewog has been facing the problems of drinking water and water for farming purpose.The settlements are widely scattered hampering any developmental activities. The incidences of wild life depredation on crops are very high causing great loss to the farming community. Most of the settlements are at least one day walking distance from the Gewog Centre.

It is connected by 64 kilometers farm road via Denchi and Yurung. There are ten staff which includes Gup, Mangmi, 5 Tshogpas, Gewog Administrative Officer, Geydrung, Caretaker.The Gewog center is located at Chhimoong. There are basic infrastructures like one BHU, one Sub post, one Community information Center, 6 private and community lhakhangs and a RNR center. The Gewog has one primary School at Chhimoong and one extended classroom at Nyasikhar.

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