Friday, April 16, 2021

His Majesty The King granted dhar to formally appoint the new Health Secretary today. Dr. Pandup Tshering, who was appointed as the new Health Secretary, had been serving as the Director-General of Medical Services at the Ministry of Health.The Secretaries to the Government are appointed by His Majesty The King, in accordance with Article 2.19 of the Constitution, on the recommendation of the Prime Minister, who shall obtain nominations from the Royal Civil Service Commission on the basis of merit and seniority and in accordance with other relevant rules and regulations.The health fraternity is deeply overjoyed to have Dasho (Dr) Pandup Tshering as our new Secretary.