Japan-Bhutan Friendship Association


ZHEMGANG Dzongkhag (2,100km2)
…has relatively low altitude and warm temperature. However the extreme ragged terrain and lack of access to major road prevent this region from being modernized. Therefore, traditional Bhutanese culture is still untouched. This place had long been used for shifting cultivation by the Banpans. However, the massive effort by the local people leaded by Dasho Nishioka, has developed decent paddy field.