South Thimthrom
Name Ex-Lyonpo Yeshey Zimba
Designation MP
Constituency South Thimthrom

Druk Phuensum Tshogpa’s South Thimphu candidate was the Minister for Trade and Industry before joining politics and was later appointed as the Minister for Works and Human Settlement.

He has a Master’s degree from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and his long and distinguished career as a leading thinker and policymaker in the kingdom has seen him at the helm of many key bi-lateral and multi-lateral agreements that have had far-reaching impact on the kingdom’s development and progress.

One of Bhutan’s most capable finance ministers, Yeshey Zimba wants to make Thimphu “a model capital city.”

North Thimthrom
Name Dasho Kinga Tshering
Designation MP
Constituency North Thimthrom

A former CEO of DHI Infra, Kinga Tshering is an engineer with an additional management degree.

A Fulbright Scholar he also completed his MBA and postgraduate studies in dispute resolution in the USA.  This dynamic young candidate representing North Thimphu is an expert on infrastructure development, banking, finance and energy.

He believes in private sector development, improving urban infrastructure and improving economic opportunities in the remote highlands of his constituency such as Soe, Naro and Lingzhi.