Sunday June 14th, 2020

Health Minister’s World Blood Donor Day Message

June 14 is globally observed as “World Blood Donor Day” with the goal to promote blood donation as an act of solidarity with the theme “Safe Blood saves lives”. Voluntary blood donation manifests the fundamental human values of altruism, respect, empathy and kindness. This is all the more relevant...

June 14th, 2020 Read More

StayHome app

SN ITEMS DESCRIPTIONS 1 Name Stay Trace app 2 Objective To be used for individual who are quarantined (both home and facility) 3 Android Phones (Google Play Store) Visit store to download app 4 iOS Phones (App Store) Visit store to download app 5 Advocacy Video View Facebook video...

May 4th, 2020 Read More

Druk Trace app

SN ITEMS DESCRIPTIONS 1 Name Druk Trace app 2 Objective To be used for contact tracing in case of local transmission of COVID-19 in Bhutan 3 Android Phones (Google Play Store) Visit Google App Store to download app Download app  (Version 1.0.3) from this site Download app (Version 1.0.0...

April 28th, 2020 Read More

StayHome App User Manual

The StayHome mobile app is developed by the Ministry of Health, Royal Government of Bhutan in the effort to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The government has also developed other systems for the same purpose.   The app is to be used by the quarantined individuals only- in both ...

April 20th, 2020 Read More

Druk Trace App User Manual

In continuation to the executive order C-2/2020/483 dated 18th March 2020  from the Prime Minister’s Office, the government has developed the “Druk Trace” mobile app. The app is to be used for “Contact Tracing” by helping with the identification of people who may have come in direct contact with...

April 20th, 2020 Read More

First confirmed COVID-19 case in Bhutan

We would like to inform the general public that one positive case of COVID-19 was confirmed at 11pm on March 5. The result was validated at 12.30 am today. The patient is a 76-year-old from the United States of America, who had come to Bhutan as a tourist. He...

March 6th, 2020 Read More