Name Dasho Karma Wangchuk
Designation Candidate
Constituency Chumey-Ura

Karma Wangchuk, the candidate for Chummig-Ura pledges to “establish a one-stop shop for farmers, machinery and equipment hiring services while promoting and expanding tourism.”  He has Bachelor’s Degree in Indigenous Medicine, and formally became a Drungtsho, a full-pledged traditional physician, in 1998.

While working for Health Ministry, he headed a team that developed therapy guidelines for traditional medicine, and was involved in the formation of the National Traditional Medicine Professional Service Standards.  He also helped develop the curriculum for the National Institute of Traditional Medicine (NITM) and draft the National Drug Policy.