The Nyekem Gongzhu Tshogpa (Retired Red Scarf Dashos Association) was invited to participate in a consultative meeting on cultural heritage by the Social and Cultural Affairs Committee, National Council.
The Chairman of the Nyekem Gongzhu Tshogpa, Dasho Chagyel said that the association was established in 2010 upon the command of His Majesty the King. The Association currently has 47 members and all the Dashos have served in various capacities of the Royal Government for many decades.
Dasho Chagyel said this was the first time they were invited to participate in a Parliamentary Consultative Stakeholder meeting and this was a good opportunity for them to share their views on the preservation of our cultural heritage.
The Chair of the Committee, Hon’ble Nima said that it was a privilege to welcome the Hon’ble Dashos to the National Council and appreciated their candid views and for sharing their knowledge.
The Social and Cultural Affairs Committee will present its’ report next month in the 19th Session.
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