Kungaling Tibetan Settlement:

A brief story of Kungaling Settlement, Pado:

Pado Kungaling Tibetan settlement was established on 1965 and the total area of the settlement is 19 acre. The Pado district and Tsonglue town is 10 km is distance from the settlement. During the initial set of the settlement the Bhtuan government has grant the 40 to 50 acres of land and the land were distributed among the Tibetan refugee families and legally register on the name of the head of the family.

Altitude: 2200 meters above se level.
Average rainfall: MG 750
Temperature: 28 max and 12.13min.
No. of village: There is only one village.

Settlement Population

Initial population 450
Present Population 211

Settlers livelihood:

Agriculture is the main stay of the settlement peoples.

Facilities in the settlement

School Every students of the settlement get admitted in Tibetan boarding school in India with fee concession.
Health facilities Government of Bhutan provides free medical consultant and medicines to the settlers. The Health Department of Central Tibetan Administration reimburse the medical expenditure if any emergency treatments were made in India to the poor settlers.
Monastery One monastery.

Traveling Guide

Nearest Railway station NJP, Siliguri, W.B. - India 37 Km from settlement
Nearest Air port   15 km from settlement
Bus and Taxi Services   10 km for settlement

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