Bhutanese Community Resource Center (BCRC) elected 27 community members for the board of BCRC 2011-12, with a community gathering on Sunday.
BCRC is a community organization based in Washington which includes six different cities namely Everett, Tukwila, Burein, Seatac, Kent and Ranier where Bhutanese people are resettled.
Tanka Dhital and Yug Dabadi were re-elceted for the post of chair and vice chair while Dhanapati Nepoaney and Biren Khadga were elected for the post of Secretary and Treasurer respectlvely. The new board and the executive committee is functional from July 3.
A nine member independent election team headed by Nandu Pokhrel facilitated the election.
BCRC chairman Tanka Dhital expressed that his top priority is to expedite the search of the three missing boys from Washington. The first meeting of the new board approved his decision to help the families in search operation.
Bhutanese Community Resource Center (BCRC) has a provision in its bylaws to elect the board and the executive committee every year.