LG Ladakh visits bactrian camel farm at Chushot

LEH, JANUARY 31, 2022: Lieutenant Governor, Union Territory of Ladakh, Radha Krishna Mathur today visited a Bactrian Camel Farm at Chuchot, tweeted the LG Office.

On the occasion, the Director, Animal Husbandry apprised the LG Ladakh of various issues pertaining to the said breed and their conservation.

The LG also visited the Primary Health Center (PHC) Chuchot and assessed the infrastructure/facility.

He also visited the Choglamsar market to assess availability of fresh vegetables and interac...

Read More

FCS&CA officials inspect markets in Leh

Leh, Jan 30: Taking quick action on public complaints on overpricing of vegetables and other essential items, a market checking team from Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs department (FCS&CA) Leh under the direction of Dy Chairman, LAHDC Leh conducted an intense market checking.

The team inspected around 60 vegetables/other shops in Leh and it’s surrounding areas on 29th of January, 2022.

The market checking team imposed fine on the defaulting shopkeepers for overpricing of f...

Read More

Late Dr Sonam Dawa remembered on 4th Anniversary

Leh, Jan 29, 2022: Former CEC, LAHDC, Leh Late Dr Sonam Dawa Lonpo was remembered on his 4th death anniversary at Dr Dawa Memorial Park in Leh today, tweeted the LAHDC Leh.

H.E Choskyong Palga Rinpoche, Chairman/CEC, LAHDC Leh, Adv. Tashi Gyalson, MP Ladakh, Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, Executive Councillor for RDD, Tashi Namgyal Yakzee, Executive Councillor for Minority Affairs, Ghulam Mehdi Ashoor, Executive Councillor for Agriculture, Stanzin Chosphel, Councillors, Religious as well as Po...

Read More

MSL celebrates 1st founding anniversary in Leh

Leh, Jan 29: The Musical Society of Ladakh (MSL) organised a symbolic function to celebrate their first founding anniversary in Leh today. The Executive Councillor for Art & Culture, LAHDC Leh, Stanzin Chosphel presided over the event as the Chief Guest.

President, MSL briefed the gathering on the objective behind forming the society in Ladakh and stressed the need for expressing emotions, culture and identity through the art of music. He also expressed gratitude on behalf of the society ...

Read More

Snow Leopard Kills 23 Sheep at Lankerchey

KARGIL, JANUARY 29, 2022: At least 23 sheep were killed in a leopard attack in Youkmagatoo and Farka Gontabsa area of Lankerchey here today.

The snow leopard barged into the livestock shed of two farmers named Mohammad Ali Gontabsa and Mohd Hanifa of Youkma Gatoo during the intervening night of Saturday.

The owner of the sheep, Mohd Ali of Gongtabsa told the media that a leopard barged inside his livestock shed, killing nine sheep besides leaving several others wounded.

Another leop...

Read More

Sajjad from Kargil emerge winner at Invitational SnowShoe Championship Gulmarg

KARGIL, JANUARY 28, 2022: Sajad Hussain from district Kargil finished third at the Invitational SnowShoe Championship organized by J&K SnowShoe Association at Gulmarg, Kashmir on Thursday.

The event was held on an Invitational basis, following the COVID-19 guidelines that restrict participation to below 25 people.

Due to that, the Association only invited top athletes of J&K and Ladakh for participation, who were joined by three athletes from Ladakh. In total 17 athletes from J&K and t...

Read More

Minister Rural Development reviews progress of PMGSY, PMAY-G in Ladakh

Leh, January 29: Since the formation of UT of Ladakh, 195 km of road has been constructed and blacktopped in Ladakh under PMGSY, providing connectivity to villages. An amount of Rs 149 crore has been spent during this period and an additional amount of Rs 50 crore has been approved from the Government of India under this scheme which will be released soon.

This was apprised by the Commissioner Secretary (PWD) Ladakh, Ajeet Kumar Sahu, in a review meeting chaired by the Minister of Rural ...

Read More

Dy Chairman Leh reviews status of general transfer of teachers, educational schemes

Leh, 28 Jan: Deputy Chairman, LAHDC Leh, Tsering Angchuk (Executive Councillor for Education) convened a meeting to discuss measures with regards to the general transfer of teachers in the Government Schools of Leh district. The meeting also discussed the National Education Policy (NEP) and its proper implementation in the district.

The officials apprised Dy Chairman about the status of various developmental works being carried out in the Education sector in Leh. Dy Chairman emphasized ra...

Read More

Booster doses for frontline workers and precaution doses for 60 plus begins in Fotoksar village

The first dose of Covid-19 vaccine given to 15-18 age group

Leh, January, 28: On the direction of Block Medical Officer, Khaltse, Dr.Chamba Laskit, the Health Department Khaltse team commenced booster doses for the frontline workers and precaution doses for the beneficiaries of 60+ years today at Fotoksar village.

Also, the first dose of the Covid -19 vaccine for the age group between 15-18 years was given to them.

It was also informed that all the beneficiaries registered themselve...

Read More

JJM – Ensure 100 percent FHTC coverage by July 15, 2022: DC Kargil to officers

KARGIL, JANUARY 28, 2021: Deputy Commissioner and CEO, LAHDC, Kargil Santosh Sukhadeve today chaired a meeting of officers to review the progress of Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) in the district.

District Superintending Engineer PWD Circle Kargil, Chief Planning Officer Kargil, Executive Engineer PHE Kargil, Executive Engineer PWD Division, concerned AEEs of PHE subdivisions, concerned AEs of JJM works, implementing support agency, third party inspection agency and District Team Leader PMU Kar...

Read More