The mine was granted to SMCL for an interim period of two years after the expiry of previous lease. SMCL was directed to ensure seamless transfer and operation to ensure supply of gypsum to domestic and export markets. SMCL achieved seamless operation and even surpassed the more difficult targets assigned by DHI compact for 2019 

SMCL took the opportunity to engage the local community in project operation to share benefits. Earth Moving Equipment (EMEs) is outsourced to the people of Shumar Gewog, This concept of broad-based benefits sharing through engagement of local community in operational activities is successfully underway. Other information of the mine are: 

Type of mineral mined    : Gypsum

Grade                               : Cement and PoP grade

Ave. production capacity  : 525,000 MT/annum

Leasehold area                    : 64.15 acres

Lease period                  : 1st January, 2019 to 31st December, 2020 (2 years)

Domestic supply                 :  10 to 15 

OUR TEAM

MR. NAMGYEL

GENERAL MANAGER

namgay.gm@smcl@bt

MR. THUBTEN G. DORJI

ASST. ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

gypsum.adm@smcl.bt

MR. SANGAY LUNGTEN

SR. MANAGER MINES

sangay.lungten@smcl.bt

MRS. NAMGAY DEM

ADMIN.ASST

namgay.dem@smcl@bt

MR. KUMAR PRADHAN

SPECIALIST - MARKETING

kumar.pradhan@smcl.bt

MR. SONAM PHUNTSHO

ASST. MANAGER A & F

sonam.phuntsho@smcl.bt
LOCATION

KHOTHAKPA

PEMA GATSHEL

OFFICE HOUR

9:00 AM – 5.00 PM
MONDAY – FRIDAY

9:00AM – 1:00 PM

SATURDAY

CONTACT

+975-07-252048 – SALES  OFFICE SAMDRUP JONGKHAR

+975-07-471114 – KHOTHAKPA GYPSUM MINE PEMA GATSHEL