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

 

Madukar Subba
Gup
gup.pemathang@samdrupjongkhar.gov.bt

 

Yangchen Dolker
Adm Officer
adm.pemathang@samdrupjongkhar.gov.bt

 

Monraj Chowan
Mangmi

 

Sangay Tshering
Gaydrung

Background 

Pemathang Gewog is located in the altitude of 600 to 1200 meters above sea level. It is a hanging plateau of southern foothills and it drops down to Assam Plain. The Gewog has a total area of 76.54 square kilometers and is bordered by Phuntshothang Gewog in the West, Samrang Gewog in the East, Martshalla Gewog in the North and India state of Assam in the South. The soil type of the Gewog varies from sandy to clay loom. The Gewog experiences Sub-tropical climate and heavy monsoon rain during June to September. 
Pemathang Gewog is one of the Gewogs of Samdrupcholing Drungkhag. The Gewog has 15 villages and 301 households. Pemathang Gewog has 5 Chewogs. 
Pemathang Gewog consists of mainly wetland in terms of land use pattern. The soil types are mainly sandy and clayey loam and it is good for agricultural development. Paddy is the staple food of the geog and it is widely cultivated in 588.56 acres of wetland. The local scented variety of rice known as Khamtey is also grown in this gewog. The lower part of the geog has potential for double cropping of paddy and maize.

 

Statistics:

Estimated Area-76.54 Sq.Km
Village-15
Chiwogs-5
Households-301

Facilities:

Irrigation Channel- 11.2Kms
ORC-1
No. of Farm Roads-2 (16.55 Kms)
No. of households with telephone connection-16
No. of RWSS- 6
No. of households electrified-298

Education:

LSS-1
Non formal education center-4

Type of Land use

Dry Land-588.59 Acres
Wet Land – 975.07 Acres
Pangzhing-3404 Acres
Tshesa-48.26 Acres
Orange Orchard – 11.61 Acres

Community Forest-2
Private Forest-21

Distance from Dzongkhag Head Quarter:

75 kms –Including 5 kms of Farm Road from Phuntshothang

Source: GPIS (Gewog Planning & Information System) submitted by Gewog Administrative Officer

Pemathang Gewog Map (click here)

   
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