Awareness Program on Elimination of Violence Against Women Held in Leh

Leh, Nov 30: As a part of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, Nayi Chetna 2.0 campaign against gender based violence from November 25 to December 22, District Hub for Empowerment of Women Leh conducts an awareness programme on Elimination of Violence Against Women.

To create awareness about gender-based violence, mental health, and menstrual hygiene among the student community a five-day programme kicked off today at Government Higher Secondary School Girl Leh...

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CEC Kargil Inaugurates Eat Right Millet Mela at JNV Kargil

Kargil, Nov 29: The Chairman and CEC Kargil, Dr. Mohd Jaffer Akhoon, today inaugurated Eat Right Millet Mela held at JNV Campus Kargil. The event is a part of a nationwide awareness campaign being organised FSSAI through its state unit to disseminate the importance of millets among the general mass.

CEC Dr. Mohd Jaffer Akhoon inspected millet food stalls in detail and appreciated the efforts in organising the stalls. The CEC shed light on the event’s significance and emphasized the import...

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Advisor, UT Ladakh Reviews Health & Medical Education Department Projects

Leh, Nov. 28: The Advisor to the Hon’ble Lieutenant Governor, UT Ladakh, Dr Pawan Kotwal conducted a thorough review of various projects and schemes under the aegis of the Health & Medical Education Department. The meeting delved into the progress made on initiatives, addressing challenges, and outlining the future course for the enhancement of healthcare services in Ladakh, at the Civil Secretariat, Leh.

The Advisor Dr Pawan Kotwal scrutinized the ongoing projects and schemes under the S...

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CEC Kargil Declares Winter Vacation

Kargil, Nov 28: A meeting with regard to declaration of winter vacation in Government and Private Schools of Kargil district was convened under the chairmanship of Chairman/ Chief Executive Councillor, LAHDC, Kargil Dr Mohd Jaffer Akhoon in his office chamber today.

All Executive Councilors  in LAHDC, Kargil, Deputy Commissioner/CEO, LAHDC, Kargil, Chief Education Officer, Kargil & Deputy Chief Education Officer, attended the meeting.

After thorough discussion and keeping in view of th...

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EC Zakir Hussain Chairs Meeting to Resolve Electricity Issues of Kargil Town and Shargol 

Kargil, Nov 28: Executive Councillor, LAHDC, Kargil for power Zakir Hussain chaired a meeting with concerned officials regarding the ongoing issues related to electricity supply in Kargil town and Shargole constituency.

During the meeting, EC Zakir was briefed about the ongoing works and current status of commisioned works by the Electricity Department.

The EC directed the power curtailment in peak hours must be resolved further he also highlighted the electricity issues of various iss...

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CBSE Extends Date for Online form Submission of CTET 

Kargil, Nov 28: Following a decisive intervention by the Chairman, LAHDC, Kargil, Dr Mohd Jaffer Akhoon with the UT Administration, the Chairperson of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has granted approval for an extension of the last date for online form submission for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) January 2024.

Acknowledging the importance of facilitating the application process for aspiring educators, Dr Mohd Jaffer Akhoon effectively advocated for this exte...

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Mir Waiz Of Goma Kargil Syed Hussain Mosavi Passed Away After Prolonged Illness

VoL Desk, Nov. 28: Renowned scholar Hujatul Islam Agha Syed Hussain Mosavi, Mir Waiz of Goma Kargil, passed away after a prolonged illness, plunging the entire Kargil community into profound sorrow and mourning.

The funeral prayer which was held at Hussaini Park in Kargil led by Hojatul Islam Sheikh Mohammad Mohaqeq, where thousands attended the funeral prayer. During the occasion, Chairman of the Imam Khomeini Memorial Trust, Hujatul Islam Sheikh Sadiq Rajai, alongside other scholars, h...

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Ladakh’s Pride commences in the national capital

MoS Dr. Jitendra Singh inaugurates Art and Photo Exhibition showcasing Ladakh’s GI treasures in New Delhi

New Delhi, Nov 26: To showcase the Geographical Indication treasures of Ladakh, an exclusive Photo Exhibition and Live Demonstration of all the GI-tagged products of Ladakh has begun at the All-India Fine Art & Crafts Society, New Delhi.

The Hon’ble Union Minister of State (Ind Charge) for Science & Technology/DoPT/PMO, Dr. Jitendra Singh inaugurated the exhibition in the presence ...

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Sheikh Nazir Raises Concerns Over Alleged Discrimination in GI Tag Allocation

VoL Desk, Nov. 26: President of Jamiatul Ulma Isna Ashriya, Kargil, Sheikh Nazir Mehdi Mohammadi, expressed dissatisfaction over alleged discrimination in the allocation of Geographical Indication (GI) tags for Ladakh’s products.

Sheikh Nazir pointed out the discrepancy, stating that while GI tags were granted to products in other regions, Kargil was overlooked for its renowned products.

He also urged the UT Ladakh administration to prioritize languages associated with Kargil, partic...

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گلگت/ایجنسیز/نارکوٹکس کنٹرول اور سماجی تنظیم سیڈو کے عہدیداروں نے کہا ہے کہ گلگت بلتستان میں روزانہ 1 کروڑ 35 لاکھ کا تمباکو استعمال ہوتا ہے جس کا سالانہ تخمینہ پونے پانچ ارب سے بھی زیادہ بنتا ہے۔ جس سے تمباکو کی ابھرتی ہوئی مصنوعات کے استعمال کا اندازہ لگایا جا سکتا ہے۔

گلگت بلتستان تمباکو ایکٹ 2020کے تحت یکم جنوری 2024سے لائسنس کے بغیر سگریٹ اور نسوار فروخت کرنے والے دکانداروں کے خلاف سخت قانونی کاروائی عمل میں لائی جائے گی۔

نارکوٹکس کنٹرول و ایکسائز اینڈ ٹیکسیشن کے انسپکٹر عدنان غ...

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