Jakar, also officially referred to as Bumthang, is a town in the central-eastern region of . It is the district capital of and the location of , the regional dzong fortress.

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Jakar Dzong or Jakar Yugyal Dzong is the dzong of the in central .

Bathpalathang Airport is a domestic airport in , .

Tamzhing Lhündrup Monastery in in central is a Nyingma gompa in Bhutan.


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