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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The centerpiece of that strategy was the Chukha hydroelectric generation project which, with a capacity of 325MW, was the first major attempt to begin harnessing Bhutan's estimated 16,000MW of economically exploitable hydroelectric potential.
Chukha was commissioned in 1986 primarily for the export of power to India, but it also permitted a rapid increase in domestic electrification for both industrial and household use.
No boost to the economy on the scale of Chukha is expected until the 1020 MW Tala hydroelectric project is commissioned in the middle of the next decade.
www-wds.worldbank.org /servlet/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/1996/12/20/000009265_3970311115410/Rendered/INDEX/multi0page.txt   (11573 words)

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Chukha was lined down the waist with a cotton or silk fabric, and hooked or buttoned in the waist.
The attribute of the vaznali chukha was vazna gazur (a small pockets for bullets) on both sides of the chest.
Charkazi chukha was different from vaznali chukha; it had a cut in the sleeves and no gazurs.
www.azworld.org /HandyCraft/clothes.htm   (2541 words)

 Chhukha Hydroelectricity Project: Bhutannewsonline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Chukha revenue down : After three consecutive years of record generation, the Chukha Hydro Power corporation (CHPC) witnessed a fall in power generation worth Nu 130.5 million in 2002.
The 336 MW Chukha power plant supplies power to seven western and southwestern districts with 75 percent of its domestic consumption being in Chukha district alone.
It further said that country's record generation by Chukha hydropower corporation in 2003 highest revenue earner generated a gross revenue of about Nu 2,367 million through the export and domestic sale of electricity, the highest annual revenue earned so far.
www.bhutannewsonline.com /chhukha_hydro.html   (1687 words)

 RAOnline Bhutan: Information on Bodo & Ulfa - Page 7
Although it was a small force, the KLOís proximity to Chukha, and even to Thimphu, was a reason for concern and called for appropriate responses, he said.
He added that, while security was vital for every part of the country, it was particularly important for Chukha because of the presence of the two most important hydroelectric projects as well as the main trade and commercial highway.
Although Chukha had suffered during the ngolop problem in the past, militancy was a new phenomenon and the people were not yet aware of the problem.
mypage.bluewindow.ch /raonline/pages/bt/btbodo7.html   (828 words)

 Bhutan Portal
Chukha is the main entry points for import and commercial hub of the country.
Major hydro power plants, which are key source of national income are also located in Chukha dzongkhag.
Chukha dzongkhag covers an area of about 1,802 square kilometers with elevations ranging from 200 to 3,500 m above sea level.
www.bhutan.gov.bt /government/dzongkhags.php?dz_id=20   (117 words)

 RNR Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
And when summer comes to Chukha, when it is almost over for people in other parts of the country, it keeps pouring with unstoppable rain, not to mention about leeches, which are waiting for the first drop of the rain.
Of the eleven geogs that make up Chukha Dzongkhag, five geogs are connected by the lifeline of road, and the rest lies deeply secluded in the clearings among the jungles.
For instance, Chukha Dzongkhag is renowned for hydropower, being the host of mega hydropower house projects- Chukha Hydropower Corporation with even more boasting after the Tala Hydro Project commissions.
www.moa.gov.bt /newsdetail.php?newsId=244   (1985 words)

 Chukha - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Chukha, previously Chhukha, is one of the 20 dzongkhag (districts) comprising Bhutan.
Official Dzhongkha profile with a map of gewogs
This page was last modified 00:06, 11 October 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chukha   (112 words)

 Satelitní mapa oblasti Chukha: Chapchha — Tala | Bhútán
Chukha a okolní regiony — podrobné satelitní snímky
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www.maplandia.cz /bhutan/chukha   (471 words)

 Kuenselonline - Curbing rabies through vaccination
Spurred by the recent outbreak of rabies in the eastern dzongkhags, Chukha has also begun a campaign to vaccinate and sterilise an estimated 4,000 dogs in the dzongkhag.
The campaign for Chukha, which began on March 4 in Phuentsholing town vaccinated 317 dogs and sterilised 122 in three days.
The campaign in Gedu under Chukha began on March 6 and is scheduled to continue for a week to vaccinate the estimated dog population of about 1200.
www.kuenselonline.com /modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=6637   (368 words)

 RAOnline Bhutan: Information on Bodo & Ulfa - Page 6
Sharing the views of their fellow citizens in other dzongkhags, the people of Chukha said they were fully prepared to support military action against the ULFA and NDFB militants to make them leave Bhutan before they destroyed our security and well-being as a sovereign, independent nation.
Several representatives of Chukha dzongkhag spoke when the militant issue was discussed at the Eighth Plan meeting on April 11, expressing their concern and anger over the illegal presence of the militants in the kingdom, and pledging their total commitment to the protection of the sovereignty of the country.
Briefing the representatives of Chukha dzongkhag the home Minister, Lyonpo Thinley Gyamtsho, said that the ngolops and the militants from Assam had disrupted an unprecedented era of peace and prosperity in Bhutan.
mypage.bluewindow.ch /raonline/pages/bt/btbodo6.html   (2418 words)

 Suresh Chandra-ji
Chukha Hydel Project where served for seven years, has highly appreciated the services rendered.
Project planning, Co-ordination, Erection, Testing and Commissioning of Chukha Hydel Project comprising 4 Units of 84 MW including 220 kV and 66 kV switchyards.
Responsible for operation and maintenance of Chukha units (4x84 MW) including formation of O and M infrastructure including maintenance of 220 kV transmission system.
members.rediff.com /psr/schandra.htm   (1136 words)

 Jedi Council Forums - StL FF RPG
Chukha was a great warrior in his tribe by this time, but the lure of the various shiny objects and the chance to see other worlds was too much.
A combination of the Empires crackdown of smugglers into the Endor system, and Chukhas love for the technology(mainly the weaponry) of the galaxy resulted in Chukha not returning to his tribe on Endors moon.
Underestimating the garrison, and one furry little soldier in particular, the company of stormtroopers the Empire sent in were decimated, Chukha was credited with 35 kills, though he disputes that saying that the 3 vaporized by a thermal detonator the threw are being left out.
boards.theforce.net /st_louis_mo/b10179/21132878/p15   (1946 words)

 Chukha Region Map: Chapchha — Tala | Bhutan Google Satellite Maps
Regions are sorted in alphabetical order from level 1 to level 2 and eventually up to level 3 regions.
You are in Chukha (Bhutan), administrative region of level 1.
If you would like to recommend this Chukha map page to a friend, or if you just want to send yourself a reminder, here is the easy way to do it.
www.maplandia.com /bhutan/chukha   (615 words)

 RAOnline Bhutan: Bhutan - Politics >> Bhutan's New Constitution - Chukha dzongkhag discusses the Constitution
During the formal discussions the people asked for the removal of the section that required the Druk Gyalpo to abdicate at the age of 65 years.
Talking to Kuensel, Bhutan's National Newspaper, the people of Chukha echoed the apprehension and hopes of a population on the eve of historic change.
Dorji Lhendup, a Class XI student of Chukha higher secondary school, told Kuensel that His Royal Highness was an inspiration for the Bhutanese youth today.
www.raonline.ch /pages/bt/pol/bt_polconst01g.html   (1576 words)

When the first major plant, the Chukha project, became operational in 1988, its entire INR 2.5 billion cost was covered by India.
Since then, Chukha alone has contributed 40 percent of the country’s annual revenue, with 70 percent of that energy being exported to India.
The new run-of-the-river Tala project, downstream from Chukha on the Wangchu River, is one of the largest of Southasia: 92 metres in height, with a 23 km-long headrace tunnel.
www.himalmag.com /2006/july/southasian_brief.html   (3345 words)

 Country Assistance Plans - Bhutan - ADB.org
While current deficits (excluding grants) have been the norm in the past, generous grant assistance-mainly from the Government of India-has bolstered the limited domestic resources and served to finance the domestic deficits.
With increased domestic revenues emanating from domestic tax and nontax sources and especially from the corporate taxes and profit transfers of the Chukha plant, the latter now representing over 40 percent of domestic revenues, the Government has been able to increase the country's fiscal self-reliance.
Since FY1996, the Government has been able to meet current expenditures from domestic sources of revenue, although it is still heavily dependent on assistance from India and other sources for its capital expenditures.
www.adb.org /Documents/CAPs/BHU/0101.asp?p=ctrybhu   (1425 words)

 rediff.com: KLO follows ULFA, NDFB into Bhutan
According to Bhutan's state-run weekly Kuensel, the KLO's proximity to Chukha has become a matter of great security concern for the Royal Government of Bhutan.
Chukha is a hub of trade and commercial activities and two important hydro-electric projects are being executed there.
The Bhutan government's concern over the KLO presence was evident from the fact that a recent meeting of the Security Coordination Committee drew up a 19-point resolution on strengthening security measures to protect the government infrastructure, service facilities and the people in Chukha district.
www.rediff.com /news/2002/jun/17bhut.htm   (442 words)

 Leviathan in God Mode
He had insisted we go together, on my this year's visit to the parents, who lived in the colony called Chukha, about 90 kilometers away from Phuntsholing.
I had tried to "de-convince" him, that it was very cold there, and the people were real un-friendly, and they practiced cannibalism, occassionally.
Thimpu is a further 80 kilometers from chukha.
leviathan.rediffblogs.com /2003_02_11_leviathan_archive.html   (845 words)

 Tala Hydroelectric Project: Bhutannewsonline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
It is a run-of-the-river project on the Wangchu river, downstream of Chukha Hydroelectric project.
It comprises a 92-meters high dam, a 22.25 kilometre long head race tunnel, an underground power house complex at Tala village to house 6 units of 170 MW generators and three 440 KV single-circuit transmission lines to reach the Ind0- Bhutan border.
The initial complication for the passage of a corridor along the 24.54- kilometer Tala- Khokla line through the Buxa tiger reserve forest in West Bengal was resolved with the existing transmission line of the Chukha power project to be used with slight modifications in height and multi lines.
www.bhutannewsonline.com /tala_hydroproject.html   (1583 words)

CHEP, a 336 MW project, located on Wangchu river in Chukha district was built by India on a turnkey basis at a cost of Rs.
The project is generating significant revenue for Bhutan through export of electricity to India and constitutes a major share in the internal revenue generation of the Royal Government of Bhutan.
A run-of-the-river 1020 MW project on the Wangchu river, downstream of Chukha Hydroelectric project is being funded by GOI at a revised cost of Rs 30,000 million (60% as grant and 40% as loan at low interest).
www.bifa.org.bt /Projects.html   (1232 words)

 Kuenselonline - Back to the special audit report
After another full day of heated debate on June 28 the National Assembly resolved that the Public Accounts Committee would verify the special audit report on the renovation of the Semtokha Dzong and the construction of a new Chukha Dzong and that the verification report would be submitted to His Majesty the King.
Debate was revived when the Chukha chimi, Palden Dorji, submitted that the special report on the problem had not been made public like the normal audit reports.
The Home Minister Lyonpo Jigmi Yoezer Thinley submitted that it was important for the chimis of Thimphu and Chukha dzongkhags to get the reports and to thoroughly understand and clearly explain the issue to the people.
www.kuenselonline.com /modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=7161   (536 words)

 X-Entertainment.com - The Ewok Adventure!
The traveling caravan was soon joined by Chukha Trok, an Ewok lumberjack, and Kaink, an Ewok priestess.
The eight adventurers found that there were many obstacles and new experiences like Barra monsters, deadly pools of water, and fairylike Wisties.
While Kaink distracts the spider, Chukha Trok used his axe on the web so the creature fell down the cliffs.
x-entertainment.com /articles/0233   (972 words)

 New Indian militant group sets up base in Bhutan: Report
Bhutanese troops have been put on maximum alert following reports that a new Indian militant group is operating from inside the tiny Himalayan kingdom, a report said on Sunday.
"Although it was a small group, the KLO's proximity to Chukha and to Bhutanese capital Thimphu was a reason for concern and called for appropriate responses," Gyamtsho was quoted as saying by the Kuensel, Bhutan's government-run newspaper, on Sunday.
Gyamtsho said increasing security at Chukha was a priority because of two vital hydroelectric projects there, as well as the main trade and commercial highway running through the area.
www.hvk.org /articles/0602/144.html   (381 words)

 Economy - India Bilateral Treaties and Agreements - Volume VIII
The General Manager, CHUKHA Project, to be appointed by the Authority with the approval of the two Governments, will be the ex-officio Director-Secretary of the Authority.
The Chief Engineer, Chukha Project, and the Financial Adviser and Chief Accounts officer, Chukha Project, will be the permanent observers at the meetings of the Authority.
Except in regard to lower categories of staff and the labour force, the recruitment of technical, administrative and other personnel of the Authority will be confined to the nationals of either country.
meaindia.nic.in /treatiesagreement/1974/chap513.htm   (1377 words)

 Power Technology - Tala Hydroelectric Project
Tala is located in Chukha Dzongkhag in western Bhutan, a small kingdom in the Himalayas.
The power sector in Bhutan is essential to this effort and, even before Tala is completed, contributes about 45% of the country's gross revenue.
Tala is one of two hydroelectric projects in the Chukha region (the other is Chukha II which is immediately upstream of Tala and generates 500MW).
www.power-technology.com /projects/tala   (639 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Chukha Dzongkhag organized an Education Talent Week at Gedu MSS from April 24 to 26, 2003.
The same school had made models of the internal organs of human body, it’s location and the working of the nerves and kidneys.
The exhibition that interested me most was the Science (chemistry) exhibition by Chukha HSS.
www.education.gov.bt /Departments/Dept_SchoolEdn/capsd/N28CD.html   (542 words)

 Gendün Gyatso Chukha   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Gendün Gyatso Chukha, Sakyapa, Acharya, was born in Markham in Eastern Tibet in 1939 and studied first in the Monastery Dechen Tenphel Ling, and then in Sakya.
After the flight he became one of the monastic community in Buxan in Northeastern India, to which 1500 monks from all four schools of thought belong.
Afer teaching at the Skya centre in Rajpur, he became a member o the Tibetan Monastic Institute in 1979.
www.tibet-institut.ch /egenduen.htm   (97 words)

 Indian Embassy
ct, located on Wangchu river in Chukha district was built by India on a turnkey basis at a remarkably low cost of Rs 2470 million.
A run-of-the-river 1020 MW project on the Wangchu river, downstream of Chukha Hydroelectric project is being funded by GOI at a revised cost of Rs 35,800 million (60% as grant and 40% as loan at low interest).
It comprises a 92m high concrete dam, a 22.2 km long water conductor system (Head Race Tunnel), and underground power house with 6 generating units of 170 MW each, and three 440 KV single-circuit transmission lines to the India Bhutan border.
www.eoithimphu.org /mega.html   (780 words)

 Kuenselonline - Chukha dzongkhag discusses the Constitution
It is a historic time in our country and we are proud that we will be able to tell our children we were part of it.”
The people of Chukha, therefore, also looked forward with hope and confidence at the young Crown Prince today.
Talking to Kuensel the people of Chukha echoed the apprehension and hopes of a population on the eve of historic change.
www.kuenselonline.com /modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=6720   (1574 words)

 Monthly Statistical Bulletin For October 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Total Reserves were estimated to cover about 20 months of the country's total imports.
The total Sales of Chukha Hydropower Corporation (CHPC) edged up to Nu.
The Government of India continues to be Bhutan's largest creditor, with total outstanding debt of USD 170.2 million (for the Chukha, Tala and Kurichhu projects) as at the end of September 2002, followed by the ADB and World Bank with USD 61.6 million and USD 34.4 million, respectively.
www.rma.org.bt /Publications/mcp2002/MCPOct02.htm   (1383 words)

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