Vision * "A self reliant Dzongkhag co-existing in peace and harmony with enhanced socio-economic standards, rich natural resources and cultural heritage" * Mission * “To enhance rural livelihood with good local governance in line with culture and environment” * དམིགས་དོན་གཅོད་པ། * ཕན་བདེ་བརྟན་རྒྱས་ལྡན་པའི་ས་གནས་གཞུང་གིས་ལམ་སྲོལ་དང་རང་བཞིན་རྒྱུ་ཁུངས་གཉིས་དང་བསྟུན་གྲོང་གསེབ་འཚོ་བའི་ཐུན་རྐྱེན་གོང་འཕེལ་གཏང་ནི། * འཆར་སྣང་བསམ་གྲུབ་ལྗོངས་མཁར། * རྒྱུན་བརྟན་རང་འདྲོངས་ཅན་དང་ཞི་བདེ་མཐུན་བསྒྲིག་མཉམ་དུ་གནས་ཏེ་མི་སྡེ་དཔལ་འབྱོར་གྱི་གནས་ཚད་ཡར་འཕར་སོང་བའི་རང་བཞིན་ཐོན་སྐྱེད་ཀྱི་འབྱོར་པ་དང་ལམ་སྲོལ་རྒྱུད་བཟང་ལྡན་པའི་ལྗོངས་སུ་བསྒྲགས་ནི།

 Gewog Officials

 

Sangay Wangchuk
Gup
gup.martshalla@samdrupjongkhar.gov.bt

 

Pelna Wangchuk
Adm Officer
adm.martshalla@samdrupjongkhar.gov.bt

Yeshi Wangddi
Mangmi

 

Kinzang Dorji
Gaydrung

 


Backgound 

Martshalla Gewog is three and half hours walk from the road point, Tshangchutham. The Gewog has 22 villages with 504 households. The total area of the Gewog is 296.37 square kilometers and is bordered by Kangpara Gewog of Trashigang Dzongkhag in the North, Gomdar Gewog in the West, Serthi Gewog in the East and Phuntshothang Gewog in the South.
Gewog has subtropical climate with altitude ranging from 280 to 2500 meters above the sea level. Since Gewog falls within the Chirapunji Mountain Range, it gets heavy rainfall (1500 mm in a year ). 
Martshalla Gewog consists of mainly dry land. Maize is cultivated as the staple food crop in the Gewog in Kamzhing and Pangshing/Tseri. The other crops like paddy, millets, mustard, legumes and buckwheat are grown in this gewog in small scale.

 

Statistics

Estimated Area-296.37Sq.Km
No. of Villages-22

No. of Chiwogs- 6
No. of Households-504

 

Facilities

Agriculture Extension center-1
No of Irrigation Channel- 5 (12 Kms) 
Farm Road-2 (22.2 Km)

No. of Mule tracks- 11 (43 kms)
BHU-1
ORC- 2
Bridge-3
No. of villages with telephone connection-6

Telephone coverage (%)-28
No. of RWSS- 51

RWSS Coverage (%)- 96 
No. of households with electricity connectivity- 478 
Electricity Coverage (%)-91 

 

Education

CPS-1
LSS-1
MSS-2
PS-2
Non formal education center-8

 

Type of Land use(Area in Acres)

Dry Land-2581.37 Acres
Wet Land – 143.18 Acres
Orange Orchard – 47.44 Acres
Community Forest-3
Private Forest-10

 

Distance from Dzongkhag Head Quarter

68 km + 13 km Farm Road

Martshala Gewog Map (click here)

   
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