Consulate General of India, Phuentsholing (Bhutan)
The Liaison Office of the Embassy of India, Thimphu in Phuentsholing was eastablished in 1976 and it was upgraded into a full-fledged Consulate General of India (CGI) in October 2006. The jurisdiction of the Consulate extends to districts of Chukha, Samdrup Jongkhar, Samtse, Sarpang, Dagana and Pemagatshel in Bhutan.
Phuentsholing is a border town in Chukha District of Bhutan and is located right across the Indian town of Jaigaon (State of West Bengal). Phuentsholing is called gateway of Bhutan and a large portion of Bhutan’s trade with India and with third countries is done through Phuentsholing border. ...........