PCC Kargil demands enhancement of honorarium for Anganwadi Workers

VoL Desk, March 15, 2022: District Panchayat Coordination Committee (PCC), Kargil, President Issa Ali in a letter to the Secretary, Social Welfare, Union Territory of Ladakh has demanded enhancement of monthly honorarium for Anganwadi Workers.

The Anganwadi Workers approached to the office of the PCC demanding to put forth the issue of enhancement of their monthly honorarium.

“Being a public representative and the president of all PRI members kargil, I would like to put the below lines before ...

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Karnataka High Court Verdict on Hijab is Unfortunate – IKMT Kargil

Kargil, March 16, 2022: Karnataka High Court Verdict on Hijab is unfortunate, says the Imam Khomeini Memorial Trust, Kargil in a press release today.

“The Executive Body Imam Khomeini Memorial Trust, Kargil termed the Karnataka High Court’s decision in the recent case of Hijab in colleges in the state as unfortunate and expressed their displeasure on it”, read the press release.

“It has termed that hijab is essential requirement in Islam as per its holy book Quran and cannot be compromised.


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Ladakh Tourism participates in 3-day OTM, Mumbai

Leh, March 15: Ladakh Tourism is participating in the 3-day long Outbound Travel Mart (OTM), the first major international travel trade show to boost tourism activities post-pandemic. OTM 2022 begins on March 14 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai coming after a two-year hiatus, the three-day OTM has 600+ exhibitors from over 20+ countries, 29+ Indian States/UTs.

Chairman & CEO Fanfest Media Ltd, the organiser of OTM, Sanjiv Agarwal welcomed the dignitaries and participants of the tra...

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Member NCM visits Tibetan Sonamling Settlement in Leh

Leh, March 16: Member, National Commission for Minorities (NCM), Government of India, Rinchen Lhamo visited Tibetan Sonamling Settlement Office today in Leh. She was welcomed by the Chief Representative Officer (CRO) of Tibetan settlement in Ladakh, Dhondup Tashi, Executive members, officials and other representatives of Tibetan Settlement in Leh. 

In his welcome speech, CRO Dhondup Tashi congratulated Rinchen Lhamo on behalf of all the Tibetans for her appointment as a member of the Nati...

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Member NCM Rinchen Lhamo convenes virtual meeting on welfare schemes for minorities

KARGIL, MARCH 15, 2022: Member, National Commission for Minorities (NCM), Rinchen Lhamo today convened a virtual meeting to provide detailed information on various schemes for the welfare of minorities under the NCM.

The meeting was joined by Joint Secretary, NCM A. Dhanalakshmi, member NCM Rinchen Lhamo, Chairman and Chief Executive Councillor, Leh, Tashi Gyalson, Executive Councillor, LAHDC, Kargil Aga Syed Hassan Armaan, concerned district officers, representatives of religious organizatio...

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Divisional Commissioner, clears 800 Kanals encroachments in Leh

Leh, March 15: Divisional Commissioner, Ladakh, Saugat Biswas chaired a review meeting of the Revenue Department, Leh. The set targets for the writing of Jamabandi of 32 villages assigned in the previous revenue meeting were achieved. He further assigned targets for the writing of Jamabandi of villages to be completed before Girdawari.

Further, the writing of Girdawari registers and crop inspection were also discussed in the meeting today. The field functionaries submitted their due repor...

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Fisheries Department Kargil organizes training program

KARGIL, MARCH 15, 2022: Department of Fisheries organized a one-day training cum field demonstration program on “Grow-out culture of Rainbow Trout in Raceways and Artificial trout Breeding & Hatchery Management” on Sunday at Fish Farm Damsna.

The program was aimed to develop the capacity of progressive fish farmers and field functionaries of the department in aquaculture and hatchery management.

The training program was funded by National Fisheries Development Board (NFDB) under PMMSY ...

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Ladakh Police recruitment drive begins in Kargil

Recruitment will be free and fair: ADGP

KARGIL, MARCH 15, 2022: Ladakh Police recruitment drive under the strict supervision of Additional Director General Police (ADGP), Satish Khandare started today at Khree Sultan Chow Sports Stadium, Bemathang Kargil.

In the recruitment drive, 7,500 candidates are participating for 266 posts of Constable Executive, Armed/IRP HG/CD/SDRF (UT Cadre) of Ladakh Police.

On the first day of the recruitment drive, a total of 400 candidates participated....

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Zanskar Students Association demands “Bhoti” teachers in all Govt Schools of Kargil

VoL Desk, March 13, 2022: Two delegations of Zanskar representing students fraternity and Buddhist fraternity called upon the Lieutenant Governor, R K Mathur here today, informed the LG Office in a tweet.

A delegation led by President, All Zanskar Student Association, Stanzin Idwong apprised the LG regarding the need of “Bhoti” teachers in all the government schools of Kargil district and creation of posts suitably.

He further requested to expedite advertisement of posts created at the UT-leve...

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UoL revises Admission Fee for year 2022-23

VoL Desk, March 13, 2022: As students were planning for protest on Monday, the University of Ladakh issued revised PG Admission Fee for the Academic Year
(2022-23), informed in a tweet by the varsity.

As per the notice, an extraordinary meeting of the Admission Fee Committee of University of Ladakh was held on 13.03.2022 to deliberate on the issue of recent fee enhancement.

The committee decided to revise the fee for PG courses for the academic year 2022-23.

The CEC Kargil, Feroz Ahmad Khan, tha...

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