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His Majesty the Druk Gyalpo Graces the Closing Ceremony of the 4th Session of the Third Parliament.

Posted on :14 December 2020

His Majesty the Druk Gyalpo graced the Closing Ceremony of the Fourth Session of the Third Parliament today. The ceremony was also attended by the Senior Government officials and Foreign Dignitaries.  

 

In the motion of thanks, the Prime Minister, Chairperson of the National Council, and Opposition Leader expressed their deep appreciation to His Majesty the Druk Gyalpo for gracing the Concluding Ceremony. They expressed their gratitude to His Majesty for the visionary leadership during the times of the global pandemic COVID-19. Heartfelt gratitude was also expressed to His Majesty for strengthening  and overseeing the security in the border areas, repatriation of the Bhutantase abroad, grant of kidu to the unemployed,  grant of loan waiver, Dessung program and ensuring the well being of the elderly and the people during the lockdown. They also express their gratitude to His Majesty the Fourth King for meeting with the people in the south and boosting the morale of the people. 

 

They also thanked Her Majesty the Gyaltsuen and Members of the Royal Family for their compassion and support to the Bhutanese people during the pandemic. Gratitude was also expressed to His Holiness the Je Khenpo and the Zhung Dratsang, Three Armed Forces, Dessungs, Volunteers, Health Workers, Donors and to everyone who contributed in every way possible.

 

The Speaker in his concluding address also  expressed his gratitude to His Majesty the King, Her for the sacrifices made to secure the border and ensure the safety of the people during the pandemic. The Speaker said that despite the session being cut short due to the pandemic, substantial deliberations and decisions were made by the Parliament. 

 

The Closing Ceremony concluded with the offering of Trashi Moenlam to His Majesty the Druk Gyalpo by the Members of the Parliament led by Zhung Dratshang.

 

The Hon’ble Speakers’s Concluding speech can be viewed here … 

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