Securing the least number of votes among the four political parties contesting the National Assembly elections 2018, Bhutan Kuen-Nyam Party (BKP) also bowed out of the race.
Harvard educated Tshering Tobgay was seeking a second term in the poll but fell short of two rival parties, who will contest a runoff on October 18.
Signs of change are everywhere, pulling the country of snow-capped, jagged mountains, forests, rivers and clean air into the modern world
Bhutan said it has conveyed to China that construction of the road in Bhutanese territory is a direct violation of the 1988 and 1998 agreements
The Himalayan kingdom said the construction of a road inside Bhutanese territory was a 'direct violation of agreements'
The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan boasts of quietude and a pristine landscape that remain its biggest tourist attractions.