Over the past few decades and initially from the time of commencement in the year 2004, SD Eastern Bhutan Ferro Silicon Private limited has played social-economic development roles in its own little myriad ways. The ensuing each year has begun to receive more and active participation than the former ones. The social perimeters of benefits have stretches; starting from uplifting the destitute and economically backward sections of the people; employment generation, financial assistance for pursuing and fulfilling younger generation’s education dream. Moreover, it has extended its social donation perimeters to preservation and promotion of culture, games and sport and has continue participation maintained in the times of nation hues and cries. Most importantly in the national events.
It has a number of old parents whose wellbeing are being taken care and are also salaried so they are in position to live equally and like any other neighbourhoods. The students who are with agile mind-set and undying interest in learning are being sent for further scholarship to pursue in different field of studies, it was dream come true for many youths who are deeply aspire to thrive in their contribution towards the nation in later stages. The company has notable financial anticipation in rebuilding the lost national fortress and reviving razed houses to its normal structure after the natural disaster.
Of late, other than the donations, the largest stupa of Tsugtor Dremey Namgay built with Bhutanese exquisite curving and paintings, at public ground in Samdrup Jongkhar is a noble initiative of and patronage by the Chairman of SD Eastern Bhutan Ferro Silicon limited under the spiritual and architectural guidance of His Eminence Gyeltshen Truelku. The consecration ceremony held on 24th of December, 2018 was presided over by His Holiness the Je Khenpo and His Eminence Gyeltshen Truelku, after almost a year from ground breaking ceremony held on 13th Jan, 2018.
The construction was initiated as part of the Social Responsibility intended to providing a better dwelling place for old age population which in fact was a way to enhance and achieve community vitality, that is often perceived as a culture on the verge of losing its importance and value, due to modernity and associated changes taking place in the region. Social interaction in the modern world is not so taken into consideration and seriously while the absence of such will eventually have huge social divergence.
The stupa added beauty to Samdrup Jongkhar increasing the potential for tourist visit in the region which ultimately benefit the community.