Dechen Dolkar

Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) declared Amina Gurung as its candidate from Tashichhoeling constituency in Samtse, yesterday.

Amina Gurung has a Master’s Degree in Education from Edith Cowen University in Australia, and a Post Graduate in Education from Samtse College of Education.

She has been an educationist and entrepreneur for around 20 years in various schools and institutions. She is a mother of three daughters.

She will be replacing the current Member of Parliament (MP), Dil Maya Rai.

MP Dil Maya Rai said that she wants to take a break from politics and pursue a professional career in academics.

The General Secretary of the party, Phurba, said that Dil Maya Rai has resigned voluntarily from the party.

With this, the party has declared 14 candidates so far and the party claimed it has confirmed 46 candidates.