His majesty’s secret service: Bhutan king chops onions for school lunch

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: May 24, 2016 18:51 IST
King of Bhutan chopping onions and chilli to prepare a meal for the community school in Mongar. (@hvgoenka )

In a world where egos are bigger than our status, this picture is simply beautiful.

The King of Bhutan, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, is seen chopping onions and chilli to prepare a meal for the Community School in Mongar in the photograph.

Earlier in the news for planting over one lakh trees to celebrate the birth of his son, the dragon king has always restored our faith in humanity.

Harsh Goenka, chairman of RPG Enterprises, posted this picture on Twitter and it has been retweeted and reposted umpteen number of times on Twitter and Facebook.

The picture is currently the most trending topic on Facebook, as more and more people online are sharing the photo.

No doubt, this down-to-earth monarch helps keep Bhutan, which uses the concept of ‘Gross National Happiness’ to measure and encourage the happiness quotient among citizens, the happiest country in all surveys and charts.

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