Inauguration of Paro Illumination Project

Ugyen Dorji General Tags:

Dasho Sangay Khandu, Honorable Chairman of DHI graced the inauguration of Paro Illumination Project on 11th November 2016 coinciding with the Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo Jigme Singye Wangchuck. The illumination of Paro Rinpung Dzong is dedicated to the Fourth Druk Gyalpo Jigme Singye Wangchuck.
The illumination of Paro Dzong, Ta Dzong and Bazam was funded by M/s. Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), M/s. Woosun Energy and Construction Co. Ltd (WEC) and M/s. Hyosung Corporation, Republic of Korea of worth USD 800,000(approx. Nu.54 million). With the commencement of project on 11th August 2016, the illumination was completed in less than three (3) months on 31st October 2016.