Mega Legal Awareness Camp held at CIBS Leh

Leh, Sept. 28,2023: Under the aegis of National Legal Services Authority and Ladakh Legal Services Authority of UT Ladakh, today on 28th Sep’ 2023, District Legal Services Authority Leh organized Mega Legal Awareness Camp in Leh at Central Institute of Buddhist Studies Choglamsar Leh. 

Hon’ble Mr. Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Judge Supreme Court of India and Executive Chairman National Legal Services Authority was the Chief Guest on the programme, which was graced by Hon’ble Mr. Justice N....

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Supreme Court Judge, Sanjay Kishan Kaul inaugurates Legal Aid Clinic at Tangtse

Leh, Sept. 29, 2023: Hon’ble Justice,Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Judge, Supreme Court of India and Executive Chairman NALSA inaugurated the Legal Aid Clinic at Tangtse.

The programme was organised by District Legal Services Authority, Leh under the aegis of Ladakh Legal Services Authority.

The inauguration ceremony was attended by Director NALSA, Yajuvender Singh, Member Secretary, LLSA , Spalzes Angmo , Principal District & Sessions Judge, YP Sharma,CJM Leh, Tsewang Phuntsog, Mobile Magistrat...

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Ladakh Welcomes Night Stay for Foreign Tourists at Hanley and Expands Tourism in Martsemik and Sko Valley

VoL Desk, Sep. 28: In a significant move to boost astro-tourism and expand tourism opportunities, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India, has approved proposals put forth by the Tourism Department of the Union Territory (UT) of Ladakh. These developments mark a promising stride in enhancing Ladakh’s appeal as a unique and enchanting tourist destination.

Night Stay for Foreign Tourists at Hanley Village

Ladakh has long been renowned for its celestial wonders, and the pi...

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UT Ladakh Invites Residents to Vote for the Perfect Logo for Ladakh Tourism

VoL Desk, September 26: The Department of Tourism in UT Ladakh has made significant progress in selecting a logo for Ladakh Tourism. After receiving an impressive 246 entries, the department has now shortlisted the top 5 logos.

These logos are now up for public voting, allowing the residents of UT Ladakh, aged 15 and above, to actively participate in the selection process.

To ensure fairness and transparency, individuals from UT Ladakh are encouraged to cast their votes and assign sc...

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DC Kargil chairs meeting regarding Swachhata Hi Seve Program

Kargil, Sep 25: Deputy Commissioner/CEO, LAHDC, Kargil, Shrikant Suse presided over a meeting to deliberate on the preparations and initiatives planned for the Swachhata Hi Seva Program scheduled for October 1, 2023.

The meeting was attended by Assistant Commissioner Development, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Education Officer, Division Forest Officer, Principal GDC Kargil, Deputy SP Headquarter, Exen PHE Kargil, representatives of MC Kargil and other district officials. During the meeting...

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State EC, UT Ladakh Sudhanshu Pandey Chairs Meeting on Electoral Rolls, Delimitation & Panchayat Elections

Leh, Sept. 25: The State Election Commissioner of UT Ladakh Sudhanshu Pandey chaired the meeting on the issues and provisions of the electoral roll, delimitations, and panchayat election in the Union Territory of Ladakh at the Civil Secretariat, Leh.

In his opening address, Sudhanshu Pandey expressed his dedication to ensuring transparent and fair elections in Ladakh, emphasizing the importance of an accurate electoral roll and equitable delimitation of Panchayat constituencies in Ladakh....

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Insights into Kargil’s Political Landscape: An Interview with Adv. Mustafa Haji

This interview with Advocate Mustafa Haji (MH), conducted by Anwar Ali Tsarpa (AT), delves into various aspects of the LAHDC Kargil election and its broader implications. From the extended election duration and the shift in public perception post-Ladakh’s Union Territory status to the complexities of identity-based politics in Kargil and the potential transition towards agenda-based politics, the conversation provides valuable insights into the region’s political landscape. Advocate Mustafa ...

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Ladakh successfully hosts Poshan Mela

Laptops, smartphones and performance incentives distributed amongst supervisors, AWWs and AWHs

Leh, Sept. 22: In sync with the nationwide observation of Poshan Maah during the month of September, the Department of Social and Tribal Welfare, UT Ladakh organised the Ladakh Poshan Mela under the theme Sahi Poshan, Ladakh Roshan.

The month of September has been marked as POSHAN Maah to address the issue of malnutrition under the Government of India’s Flagship Program POSHAN Abhiyan. The th...

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RD&PRD Kargil organizes cleanliness drive in Pashkum

Kargil, September 22: Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department, Kargil today organized a cleanliness drive in Pashkum Block of Kargil.

The drive was organized under Swachhata Pakhwada campaign under Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation to promote the concept of cleanliness in the country. District Panchayat Officer (DPO) Kargil, Padma Angmo, BDO Pashkum Ghulam Rasool, Panchayat Instructor Ali Akbar, Sarpanch Pashkum B, Issa Ali Shah, Panchs, RD&PRD officials, and locals includ...

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Linking Aadhaar numbers with electoral rolls is not mandatory, EC tells SC

New Delhi, Sep 21: The Election Commission has told the Supreme Court that linking Aadhaar numbers with electoral rolls is not mandatory under the Registration of Electors (Amendment) Rules 2022.

A bench, headed by Chief Justice of India D.Y. Chandrachud and comprising Justices J.B. Pardiwala, and Manoj Misra was recently apprised by the poll body that over 66 crores Aadhaar numbers have already been uploaded in the process of finalizing electoral rolls.

Further, the Election Commissio...

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