Dophuchen/Dorokha Gewog

Area and location.

Dophuchen gewog under Dophuchen Dungkhag is located to the north of Samtse Dzongkhag and shares its border with Samtse and Phuntshopelri to the south, Denchukha to the east, Doongtoed to the north and Norbugang the west. The gewog has about 104.56 square kilometers of area.

Climate.

The gewog experience warm summer, cold winter with annual rainfall ranges from 1500mm to 4000 mm. the gewog altitude ranges from 600m to 3000 m above the sea level with gentle slopes.

Types of Soil.

The geog has alluvial, sandy and clayey loam types of soils.

Chiwog under the Gewog:

  1. Aringgang_Midzomsa
  2. Dangreyboog_Ngagang
  3. Manigang_Thingyersa
  4. Sangloong_Sengteng
  5. Melonggang_Thuloonggang
  6. Singye