Ministry of Health Detects 22 New HIV Cases

    November 30th, 2017

    The Ministry of Health has detected 22 new HIV cases (10 males and 12 females) between June to November 2017. Among the new cases 36% each are housewives and farmers, 14% drivers, 9% civil servants and 5% unemployed groups.... Read More

    PRESS RELEASE: SAARC Regional Programme Manager’s Meeting on Cross Border Issues related to Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS in the SAARC Region

    June 5th, 2017

    With the rapid pace of Globalization leading to increasing mobility of people, goods and services both within and outside the region, it has raised a serious concern on the public health safety of all the countries experiencing increasing trend... Read More

    Press Release – Ministry of Health Detects 23 New HIV Cases

    November 25th, 2016

    21 November 2016│    THIMPHU-BHUTAN: The increasing number of HIV cases and growing risk behavior of the population are one of the public health concerns in Bhutan. The National AIDS Control Program, Ministry of Health has released its epidemic update... Read More

    New HIV case update 1st December, 2014- 31st June, 2015

    July 23rd, 2015

    With continuous HIV surveillance and progressive contact tracing the Ministry of Health has detected an additional of 29 HIV positive cases. The cases were detected within the period of 6 months from 1st December Press Release_New Case Update_Final Read More


    November 18th, 2014

    News Release HIV Cases (2021) HIV/RPR SENTINEL SERO-SURVEILLANCE REPORT 2006 Formative Assessment on the Feasibility of an Integrated Biological and Behavioral Survey among Key and Vulnerable Populations in Bhutan Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission Technical strategy for prevention... Read More

    Vacancy Re-announcement

    August 23rd, 2022

    The Ministry of Health is pleased to re-announce the vacancy for the post of Sr. HIV/AIDS Counsellor (S2-SS2) for the period of six months on temporary appointment. For details click here. Read More