Gelephu

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Gelephu
དགེ་ལེགས་ཕུག་
Gelephu is located in Bhutan
Gelephu
Gelephu
Location in Bhutan
Coordinates: 26°52′14″N 90°29′8″E / 26.87056°N 90.48556°E / 26.87056; 90.48556Coordinates: 26°52′14″N 90°29′8″E / 26.87056°N 90.48556°E / 26.87056; 90.48556
Country Bhutan
DistrictSarpang District
Government
 • ThromponTikaram Kafley
 • DrangponKarma Dorji
Area
 • City11.5 km2 (4.4 sq mi)
 • Urban
11.52 km2 (4.45 sq mi)
Elevation
221 m (725 ft)
Population
 (2017)
 • City9,858
 • Density860/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+6 (BTT)
Websitewww.gcc.bt

Gelephu is the headquarters and the capital city of Sarpang District, Bhutan.[1] It is one of the fastest growing cities and trading sites of Bhutan.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Gelephu". www.sarpang.gov.bt. Retrieved 2021-03-21.
  2. "Home | GELEPHU THROMDE". www.gcc.bt. Archived from the original on 2020-08-01. Retrieved 2021-03-21.