Ladakh to set up Sustainable Development Goals Coordination Centre

Leh, August 02: Principal Secretary, Planning, Development & Monitoring Department, UT Ladakh, Dr Pawan Kotwal, today, convened a meeting to discuss projects for setting up of Sustainable Development Goals Coordination Centre (SDGCC) under the United Nation Development Programme (UNDP) in Ladakh on the pattern of SDGCC in the state of Haryana, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Karnataka and Nagaland already set up by the UNDP. 

A detailed presentation was given by the team of UNDP on the SDG/ Localisa...

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Social/Tribal Welfare Department Ladakh signs Tripartite MoU with Help Age India

Helpline for senior citizens to be fully functional within two months

Leh, July 31: The UT Administration of Ladakh is starting the Senior Citizen Helpline in UT of Ladakh shortly. The Social/Tribal Welfare Department, UT of Ladakh today signed the Tripartite MoU with Help Age India ( a Company Incorporated under Company Act 2013) and National Institute of Social Defence (NIDS), Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Gol. 

The MOSJE, Govt. of India, (National Institute of Social D...

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First meeting under National Seismic Risk Mitigation Programme held in Ladakh

Leh, July 20: Secretary, Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction, UT Ladakh, Saugat Biswas chaired a meeting with the members of State Project Implementation Unit (SPIU) under National Seismic Risk Mitigation Programme NSRMP, today at the UT Secretariat.

The meeting discussed the finalization of the draft Project Investment Plan (PIP) under NSRMP for UT Ladakh.

A detailed presentation of the draft (PIP) under NSRMP was presented by the State Coordinator DDF- AKDM...

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Ladakh to implement SVAMITVA Scheme soon

Leh, July 08: Principal Secretary, Revenue Department, Dr Pawan Kotwal chaired a meeting regarding the implementation of the SVAMITVA Scheme in the Union Territory of Ladakh.

Discussion regarding the villages to be covered for a drone and Continuously Operating Reference Stations (CORS) Network based survey, identification of sites for setting up of CORS network, MoU with Survey of India for drone survey of rural areas and implementation of the scheme were held during the meeting.  


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Ladakh Admin designates officers as Collectors Land Acquisition

KARGIL JULY 03, 2021: In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (g) of Section 3 of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013, the Administration of Union Territory of Ladakh vide a notification issued on July 1, 2021 has designated officers as the Collectors Land Acquisition to perform the functions of Collector under the said act and rules framed thereunder in their respective jurisdictions in the UT.

As per the no...

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Ladakh to promote solar-based irrigation pumps

Commissioner Secy reviews the work under the Irrigation and Flood Control Sector of Ladakh

Leh, May, 25: Commissioner Secretary, Public Health Engineering/Irrigation & Flood Control, Ajeet Kumar Sahu today reviewed the progress of the works under the Irrigation and Flood Control Department in the UT Ladakh. Commissioner Secretary also reviewed the Central Sector Schemes of AIBP and FMP. 

After the direction from the Hon’ble LG, RK Mathur, the Irrigation & Flood Control Department is im...

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UT Ladakh sanctions formation of Ladakh Skill Development Mission

Leh, May 22: The UT Administration sanctioned the constitution of “Ladakh Skill Development Mission (LSDM)”. The LSDM will be a two-tier structure comprising of the Governing Council and Executive Committee.

The Advisor to the LG Ladakh is the chairperson of the Governing Council, which will be the apex decision-making body. Secretary, Technical Education and Skill Development Department, is designated as the Mission Director of the LSDM.

The mission will formulate and steer the skill...

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PMGKAY-III free ration distribution commenced in Ladakh

Leh, May, 19: In a review meeting of the Food and Civil Supplies Department of Ladakh Secretary, Saugat Biswas, lauded the efforts of the Director, FCS& CA Ladakh, Anil Kaul and the officers of the Department for commencing distribution of food grains under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana Phase III ( PMGKAY Phase- III) timely.

Under PMGKAY-III members of the AAY and PHH categories will receive 5 kgs of food grain per soul per month comprising 3.5 kg of rice and 1.5 kg of atta ...

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DDMA Leh review arrangements for Covid-19 patients in Nubra

Leh, May 19: In the wake of the surge in Covid-19 cases in Nubra sub-division, Deputy Commissioner/Chairman, District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA), Leh, Shrikant Suse, today visited Sub-Division Hospital (SDH) at Diskit and villages brought under containment to take stock of the arrangements and preparedness for Covid-19.

During his visit to SDH Diskit to review Covid-19 management, Chairman DDMA Leh directed the Executive Engineer of PWD to expedite the construction work of the o...

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5 deaths; 202 new Covid cases report in Ladakh

Leh, May 19: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh last night, a total of 202 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday. Out of the total positive reports, 164 reports were received by CMO Leh and 38 positive sample reports were received by CMO Kargil.

UT Ladakh reports the death of five patients from Covid-19 yesterday; four in Leh and one in Kargil. The total number of deaths in UT Ladakh has reached 170; 123 in Leh and ...

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