Different from the traditional Tibetan village name transliteration habits, the name of gongkang village comes from thanks to the Communist Party and running for a well-off society at the same time. It takes nearly three hours to drive eastward from Shannan city in Tibet to gongkang village, lengda Township, Jiacha County, with an average altitude of 3269 meters.
The villagers of the mutual aid group of gongkang village prepare feed for the winter livestock. Photo by Guo hongsong, reporter of Guangming Daily
Gongkang village is a new village built for the relocation of poverty alleviation. It is composed of 1296 poor people from 369 households in Jiacha County, qusong County, Longzi county and cuomei county. All of them were moved in July 2018. At present, the project covers an area of 708 Mu and the total investment is about 210 million yuan.
The new residence of gongkang village. Photo by Guo hongsong, reporter of Guangming Daily
Local specialty dried Hawthorn sold at gongkang village e-commerce service station. Photo by Guo hongsong, reporter of Guangming Daily
Walking into gongkang village, the houses are orderly, the courtyard is clean and beautiful, and solar street lamps stand on both sides of the spacious road. Villagers sorang CIREN told reporters that gongkang village has complete infrastructure facilities, children can go to kindergarten in the village, villagers have health centers when they are sick, and supermarkets, teahouses and restaurants are also in the village. In the past, we had to go to the county to buy things, but now we can buy daily necessities without going out of the village. All this benefits from the good policies of the party.
The medical staff of gongkang village health center provided infusion treatment for villagers. Photo by Guo hongsong, reporter of Guangming Daily
Gongkang village street scene. Photo by Guo hongsong, reporter of Guangming Daily
Now, all the villagers of gongkang village have participated in the medical insurance. The villagers children enjoy the Three Guarantees policy of subsidies for the children of farmers and herdsmen at the stage of compulsory education and senior high school. The college students in the village fully enjoy the subsidy policy for college students in the Autonomous Region. The enrollment rate of school-age children in the village reaches 100%. In just a few years, relying on the partys good policies, gongkang village and village peoples hard-working hands to create a happy new life.
Panorama of gongkang village. Map provided by gongkang village team in Jiacha County
Goodbye, poverty! Gongkang village is striding forward on the road of well-off.