Inaugural E-Governance Magazine of Ladakh UT Launched alongside TapOnn Event

Leh, September 8: In a significant development, a Meeting was chaired by Dr Pawan Kotwal, Advisor to Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh for the launch of the first-ever e-Governance Magazine, facilitated by the IT Secretary Amit Sharma, through the National Informatics Centre (NIC) was launched which carried informative IT related articles for widespread circulation amongst IT buffs of the Union Territory.

The launch of this inauguration edition of Ladakh UT e-Governance Magazine has been wide...

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Comm./Secy., Kacho Mehboob Ali Khan presides meeting, for categorization of hotels/ guest houses/lodges/resorts

Leh, Sept. 06: The Comm./Secry., Tourism & Culture Department, UT Ladakh Kacho Mehboob Ali Khan presided over a meeting to discuss cleanliness of high-altitude base camps and trekking routes, and the categorization of hotels/ guest houses/lodges/resorts in the UT of Ladakh at the Civil Secretariat.

Welcoming all the officials/stakeholders to the meeting the Commissioner/Secretary emphasized on the importance of cleanliness in high-altitude base camps and along trekking routes in the UT. ...

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Joint Secretary MoRD Smriti Sharan visits TSG, Sankoo

Kargil, Sep 08: Joint Secretary of NRLM, Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India, Smriti Sharan, accompanied by Anchor Person NRLM for UT Ladakh, Shrimati Vasuda Shukla, along with the NRLM Team, paid a visit to TSG and Sankoo in Kargil today.

During their visit, they engaged with local village organizations and members of Self Help Groups (SHGs). The SHG members showcased local and forest products at stalls established in collaboration with BDO Drass, in coordination with ACD ...

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Bisleri International Completes the Restoration of 24.3 Million Litre Ladakh Reservoir

Leh, September 06: Bisleri International, the leading packaged drinking water company in India, has announced the successful completion of its restoration project for the Ladakh Reservoir located in the Kyagar region of Tegar Village, Nubra Valley, Leh.

This ambitious endeavor by Bisleri is aimed at strengthening the resilience of the local community and mitigating the risks of water scarcity in the area. The primary goal of the project was to rejuvenate the Kyagar Panchayat Reservoir, t...

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Joint Secretary MoRD Smriti Sharan visits Drass, interacts with newly formed SHG members

Kargil, Sep 07: Joint Secretary, NRLM, Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), GoI, Smriti Sharan, and Director of RD&PRD Ladakh, Tahir Hussain Zabdavi, accompanied by the NMMU, NRLM team, as part of two-day visit to Kargil, today visit Drass block to interact with the recently formed Self-Help Group (SHG) members and assess the progress of LRLM initiatives in the district.

During the visit, ACD Kargil, Ghulam Mohd, UT Anchor NRLM Ladakh, Dr Vasuda Shukla, National Mission Manager IBCB, OM ...

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Arba’een, the 40th Day of Imam Hussain’s Martyrdom Observed in Kargil

Vol Desk, September 07: Arba’een, the solemn occasion marking the 40th day since the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain (A.S), was observed with reverence in different parts of Kargil district where thousands of people took part in procession. This day holds great significance in the hearts of Shia Muslims worldwide.

Arba’een serves as the culmination of a 40-day mourning period, beginning with the tragic events of the 10th of Muharram when Hazrat Imam Hussein (AS) and his 72 devoted compa...

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Breaking News: Fresh Notification Announced for 5th LAHDC Kargil Elections

VoL Desk, Sep. 7, 2023: Following the recent judgment by the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, which invalidated the entire LAHDC Kargil election process initiated by the UT Ladakh Administration, a fresh election notification has been promptly issued by the UT Administration.

The judgement of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, dated September 6, 2023, in Civil Appeal No. 5707 of 2023 (SLP No. 18727 of 2023), has set aside the entire election process initiated under the notification dated...

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Weeklong workshop on Poshan tracker app for field functionaries commenced in Leh

Leh, September 7:  A week-long workshop on the Poshan Tracker Application commenced today, running from September 7 to September 14 in Leh organised by the Directorate of Social &Tribal Welfare, UT Ladakh in collaboration with the Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India.

The initiative aims to empower field functionaries with advanced tools to enhance the nutritional well-being of the local community. State Coordinator, Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh, Ankush Sharma emphasi...

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Dy Chairman Leh reviews preparations for Space Science Exhibition and Climate Cup Final

Leh, Sept 06: Deputy Chairman, LAHDC Leh, Tsering Angchuk convened a meeting to review the ongoing preparations regarding the upcoming collaborative workshop on Ladakh specific Modeling and space Applications (LAMA) Project and Space Science Exhibition to be held in Leh from Sept 9th-13th, jointly organised by LAHDC Leh, University of Ladakh and Space Application Centre, Ahmedabad.

ADDC Leh, SE R&B Leh, CEO Leh, Dean Science UoL, Executive Engineers of PHE, PDD, and Construction Division ...

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Residents of Kaltsi in Leh District Oppose Smart Meter Installation

Vol Desk, september 06: The residents of Kaltsi in Leh District have expressed their strong opposition to the installation of smart meters in their area, citing concerns over the lack of consultation and consideration by the administration.

Speaking to a local media channel, the Sarpanch of Kaltsi, alleged that the administration had proceeded with the installation of smart meters without seeking input from the local residents. He emphasized that many of the locals in the area have limite...

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