Ladakh

Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency records over 67.15 % voter turnout till 5:00 pm

20/05/2024
Leh, May 20 (KIP)-“The Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency has recorded 67.15 per cent voting in all its polling stations up to 5:00 pm”, communicated the office of Chief Election Officer, Ladakh.” With polling underway in the fifth phase across Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency, voters are turning out in large numbers to cast their votes. According to reports issued by the office of Chief Election Officer, , 67.15 per cent votes have been polled in Baramulla PC upto 5 pm. Poll...

Ladakh PC Records Over 61.26 % Voter Turnout till 3:00 AM

20/05/2024
Leh/Jammu, May 20 (KIP)-With polling underway in the fifth phase across Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency, voters are turning out in large numbers to cast their votes. According to reports issued by the Chief Electoral Officer, Ladakh, 61.26 per cent votes have been polled in Ladakh PC upto 3:00 pm. Poll Updates of the 1-Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency. Up to 3.00pm AM 61.26 percent. Leh district- 56. 1 percent Kargil district -66.5 percent

Over 52.02% Voter Turnout recorded till 1:00 PM in Ladakh PC

20/05/2024
Leh, May 20 (KIP)-With polling underway in the fifth phase across Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency, voters are turning out in large numbers to cast their votes. According to reports issued by the Chief Electoral Officer, Ladakh, 52.02 per cent votes have been polled in Ladakh PC upto 01:00 pm. Poll Updates of the 1-Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency. Up to 1:00 PM 52.02 percent. Leh district 45.9percent Kargil 57.69 percent

Ladakh PC Records Over 27.87 % Voter Turnout till 11:00 AM

20/05/2024
Leh/Jammu, May 20 (KIP)-With polling underway in the fifth phase across Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency, voters are turning out in large numbers to cast their votes. According to reports issued by the Chief Electoral Officer, Ladakh,27.87 per cent votes have been polled in Ladakh PC upto 11:00 am. Poll Updates of the 1-Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency. Up to 11 AM 27.87 percent. Leh district 25.9 percent Kargil 29.7 percent

Ladakh PC records over 10.51% voter turnout till 9:00 am

20/05/2024
Leh/Jammu, May 20 (KIP)-With polling underway in the fifth phase across Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency, voters are turning out in large numbers to cast their votes. Long queues of voters, especially the women and first time voters, attired in traditional outfits, were seen thronging their nearest polling stations to participate in the festival of democracy. According to reports issued by the office of Chief Election Officer, ,10.51 per cent votes have been polled in Ladakh PC upto 9...

Ladakh PC to go on poll tomorrow

19/05/2024
Kargil, 19 (KIP)- In order to ensure fair and transparent voting district election authorities and Kargil police have made elaborate arrangements. After detailed analysis as per norms set by Elections commission of India, 118 polling stations out 279 polling stations have been identified. Various force and non-force measures have been taken for these polling stations. Webcasting will be done at 140 polling stations including 118 critical polling stations on poll day to monitor poll p...

GDC Drass organizes inter-college tournament featuring cricket, table tennis

19/05/2024
Kargil, May 19 (KIP)-The Department of Sports, Govt. Degree College Drass today hosted an inter-college tournament featuring Cricket (Men) and Table Tennis (Women) competitions between GDC Kargil and GDC Drass. The event witnessed enthusiastic participation from both the colleges of the region, fostering a spirit of healthy competition and sportsmanship. This year's tournament marked the college's commitment to promoting gender equality in sports and it served as a platform for budding...

Shahnaz Parveen Makes History at 8th Asian Taekwondo Poomsae Championship in Vietnam

19/05/2024
Kargil,May 19 (KIP)-Shahnaz Parveen from Sankoo, Kargil, UT Ladakh, has made a historic mark at the 8th Asian Taekwondo Poomsae Championship held in Vietnam. Shahnaz showcased her exceptional skills and determination, winning her semifinal match in the Team Under 30 Female category and making history by qualifying for the final round. She secured an impressive 8th place in the finals in group women under 30 category. The Secretary of the District Kargil Olympic Association Syed Mehraj Uddi...

CEO UT Ladakh Flags Off Polling Teams for 1-Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency

19/05/2024
Leh, May 19 (KIP)-Chief Electoral Officer of the Union Territory of Ladakh, Sh. Yetindra M. Maralkar, today flagged off the polling teams to their respective polling stations. The teams departed with Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and other essential election materials to ensure a smooth and efficient voting process. The poll for the 1-Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency is scheduled to take place tomorrow, Monday, May 20, 2024. This significant event marks an important step in the de...

SNO,SVEEP Ladakh, Conducts Extensive Voter Awareness Program for General Elections 2024

19/05/2024
Leh, May 19 (KIP)-The State Nodal Officer of the Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) Ladakh, Dr Tsewang Morup conducted an impactful awareness program to strengthen voter participation and awareness for the General Elections 2024 and aimed to mobilize and educate the electorate of the 1-Ladakh Lok Sabha Constituency in the Auditorium of the Central Institute of Buddhist Studies (CIBS-Deemed University), Choglamsar, Leh. Dr Tsewang Morup commenced the program wi...

Ladakh Taekwondo Association mourns the loss of Devki Nandan Pangotra

19/05/2024
Kargil,May 18 (KIP)- With profound grief and sorrow, the Ladakh Taekwondo Association got the news of the demise of Shri Devki Nandan Pangotra, Advocate (JK High Court, Jammu), former President of the Taekwondo Federation of India, and father of our esteemed Coach, Master Atul Pangotra. In honor of his memory, a condolence meeting was held at Munshi Habibullah Mission School Kargil. The meeting was chaired by Gulzar Hussain Munshi, President of the Ladakh Taekwondo Association, and atten...

DEO/DM chairs Zonal, sector Magistrates and police officers meeting in Kargil

19/05/2024
Kargil,May 18 (KIP)- To ensure smooth conduct of Lok Sabha Election in the district, a meeting cum training program was organized on Friday for Zonal, sector Magistrates and police officers at Auditorium Hall, Kargil. The meeting/training session was presided over by Deputy Commissioner/District Election Officer (DEO), Kargil, Shrikant Suse. Speaking on the occasion, the DEO stressed on the officers to take their responsibility with utmost care and seriousness and stay proactive on the ...

Lok Sabha election: Polling parties for 44 polling stations dispatched to Zanskar Sub Division

19/05/2024
Kargil,May 18 (KIP)- Ahead of Lok Sabha election, the polling parties for all 44 polling stations in Zanskar Sub division were flagged off by District Election Officer (DEO), Kargil Shrikant Suse and dispatched from Khree Sultan Chow Sports Stadium Kargil. SSP Kargil; Deputy District Election Officer Kargil; Nodal Officers besides other concerned officers were also present on the occasion. The District Election Officer said that the polling parties for the far flung areas of the dist...

CEO, Ladakh promotes Voter Participation in Sakti Village for Upcoming General Elections 2024

16/05/2024
Leh, May 16 (KIP)- In a siPgnificant effort to enhance voter awareness and mobilize participation for the upcoming General Elections 2024 in the 1-Ladakh Constituency Lok Sabha, the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of the Union Territory of Ladakh, Yetindra M. Maralkar, visited Sakti Village in the Kharu Sub-Division of Leh. The visit marks an essential component of the Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) Ladakh initiative. The event commenced with a welcome fro...

General Observer, DC/DEO visit Batalik, Sodh areas to inspect preparations ahead of Lok Sabha election

16/05/2024
Kargil, May 16 (KIP)-General Observer for 1-Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency (Kargil), Harikesh Meena (IAS) along with Deputy Commissioner/District Election Officer Kargil Shrikant Suse (IAS) today visited Batalik and Sodh areas to inspect the preparations for Lok Sabha election-2024. During the visit, the General Observer and DC/DEO Kargil visited various Polling Stations including Government Middle School Darchiks, Govt. High School Garkone, Govt. Middle School Silmo and Govt. Higher ...

Secretary ,TCD,chairs a meeting regarding various domestic/ international travel trade

16/05/2024
Leh, May 16 (KIP)-Secretary of the Tourism & Culture Department, UT of Ladakh, Vikram Singh Malik, chaired a meeting of the officers of the Tourism Department and tourism stakeholders regarding the participation of the UT of Ladakh in various domestic/ international travel trade shows during the FY 2024-25. The stakeholders suggested that the UT Administration should participate and facilitate the participation of all stakeholders in at least two international tourism events, one each in E...

Justice Tashi Rabstan visits Old Age Home at MIMC

15/05/2024
Leh, May 15 (KIP)- Hon'ble Justice Tashi Rabstan senior most Judge of the Hon'ble High Court of J&K and Ladakh, Administrative Judge for District Leh, Chairman Mediation and Conciliation Committee High Court of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh and Chairman Building Infrastructure Committee for Sub-Ordinate Courts of UT Ladakh on the last day of his 3 day visit to District Leh visited the Old Age Home at Mahabodhi Leh where an interactive session with the senior citizens was organized by District Le...

Chief Electoral Officer, Ladakh Launches Voter Awareness Campaign for General Elections 2024

15/05/2024
Leh, May 15 (KIP)- In a significant step towards enhancing voter awareness and mobilizing participation in the upcoming General Elections 2024 for the 1-Ladakh Constituency Lok Sabha on 20th May, the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of the Union Territory of Ladakh, Yetindra M. Maralkar, initiated a door-to-door initiative. The initiative aims to educate and encourage the voters of Ladakh to actively participate in the electoral process. During the visits, the CEO personally engaged with th...

GMDC Zanskar organizes 2-day education tour to Kargil

15/05/2024
Kargil, May 15 (KIP)- Department of Education, GMDC, Zanskar, conducted a two-day educational tour to Kargil, beginning on May 12, 2024, for the second semester students to give them an experiential learning opportunity. The students visited the psychology lab of GDC Kargil for a practical session. Dr. Syed Ali Shah, Assistant Professor Psychology of GDC Kargil led a comprehensive tour of the lab and introduced students to various equipment and facilities essential for conducting psychologi...

CEO UT Ladakh Yetindra M. Maralkar Chairs Meeting regarding Air Sorties for Remote Polling Stations

14/05/2024
Leh, May 14 (KIP)-Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), UT Ladakh, Yetindra M. Maralkar chaired a crucial meeting to discuss the requirements of air sorties and related matters for the upcoming election in the 1-Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency in the fifth phase on 20th May 2024. The meeting focused on ensuring seamless logistical support for the transportation of polling teams to remote polling stations in the Leh and Kargil districts. During the meeting, both the DCs/DEOs were asked to projec...

Justice Tashi Rabstan visits Leh district

14/05/2024
Leh, May 14 (KIP)- Judge, High Court of J&K and Ladakh, Justice Tashi Rabstan is on a 3 day visit to Leh district. Accompanying the Justice are Administrative Judge, Leh, Chairman, Mediation and Conciliation Committee, High Court of J&K and Ladakh and Chairman, Building Infrastructure Committee for Subordinate Courts of UT Ladakh. On May 13, he presided over as the chief guest for the Plantation Drive organised by District Legal Services Authority (DLSA), Leh at the New Court Complex, M...

General Observer and Police Observer visits polling stations in Durbuk and Nyoma Block

14/05/2024
Leh, May 14 (KIP)-The General Observer, 1-Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency, BH Talati IAS and Police Observer, Rajendra Prasad IPS visited the polling stations of Durbuk Block and the General Observer visited the polling stations of Nyoma Block from May 11 to May 13. The General Observer and Police Observer visited 7 polling stations in Durbuk Block which included the polling stations of Nimgo, Durbuk, Laga, Punpun, Tangtse, Spangmik and Chushul. SDM, Durbuk, Mohd Ismail Gani, Naib Teh...

CEO UT Ladakh, Yetindra M. Maralkar, Continues Second Leg of Nubra Valley Tour

14/05/2024
Leh, May 13 (KIP)-Continuing his visit to Nubra Valley to review election preparation, the Chief Electoral Officer UT Ladakh, Yetindra M. Maralkar visited Naibat Turtuk village and Diskit Headquarter of the Nubra Sub-division. During the visit, the CEO conducted review meetings with concerned officials to assess the progress of election preparedness. He expressed satisfaction with the level of preparedness observed but underscored the need for continuous vigilance and strict adherence to p...

Agriculture Dept. Kargil organizes training on “School Soil Health Program”

14/05/2024
Kargil, May 14 (KIP)-Department of Agriculture Kargil today organized a one day orientation cum training on “School Soil Health Programme” at PM Shri School Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Khumbathang Kargil. The officers from Agriculture Department and resource persons from KVK-1 Kargil conducted a thorough training to the student batches of JNV School and teaching staff on the importance and maintenance of Soil Health, Soil Sampling Methods and use of SHC mobile App, importance of soil ferti...

Senior Judge,HC of JK and Ladakh visits construction site of New Munsiff Court Complex, Khaltse

13/05/2024
Leh, May 13 (KIP)-Senior Judge, High Court of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh (Chairman, Building & Infrastructure Committee) Justice, Tashi Rabstan visited the ongoing construction site of New Munsiff Court Complex, Khaltse on May 12. Justice Tashi Rabstan, took stock of construction work and issued directions to the concerned agency for expediting the completion of the construction of Court Complex. Assurance was extended from the concerned agency for speeding up the construction and comp...

Absentee Voting Facility started from May 11

13/05/2024
Leh, May 13 (KIP)-Absentee Voting Facility has started from May 11 for people belonging to the class of senior citizen (AVSC) who is defined as any elector above 85 years of age or person with disability (AVPD) who is defined as persons having benchmark disability certificate (Not less than 40% of a specified disability). It was informed that 11 zones will be conducting postal voting for absentee voters and polling teams have been sent to various subdivisions including Durbuk, Nyoma, Khalt...

DHEWMS and DSTW hosts a Capacity Building Program for ASHA and Anganwadi Workers

13/05/2024
Leh, May 13 (KIP)-The District Hub for Empowerment of Women, Mission Shakti and Department of Social and Tribal Welfare, UT Ladakh hosted a Capacity Building Program for ASHA and Anganwadi Workers on May 11. The focus of the program was to empower Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) workers and Anganwadi workers with enhanced understanding and proficiency in reproductive health and hygiene. Consultant Gynecologist, SNM Hospital, Dr Aysha Malo served as the resource person for the p...

GDC Kargil organizes Sociological Tour to ‘Tribal Research Centre’ Khumbuthang, Karpo Khar Mausoleum

12/05/2024
Kargil, May 11 (KIP)-The Department of Sociology, Govt. Degree College Kargil, successfully conducted a one-day sociological tour to Tribal Research Centre at Khumbuthang, University of Ladakh, Kargil campus. A group of 31 students from Sociology Department, GDC Kargil who had completed a course in 6th semester on “Sociology of Tribal Society” visited the Tribal Research Centre at University Campus. The students were warmly welcomed by Dr. Jafar Khan, Head of the Sociology Department, wh...

Commissioner/Secretary Higher Education Padma Angmo visits UOL's Kargil Campus, GDC-Kargil's Sankoo Campus

12/05/2024
Kargil, May 11 (KIP)-Commissioner/Secretary, Higher Education/Technical Education and Social & Tribal Welfare, UT Ladakh on Friday paid a visit to Kargil Campus of University of Ladakh, Khumbuthang, Kargil and the Sankoo Campus of Government Degree College, Kargil. She was accompanied by Additional Secretary, Higher Education, Imteeaz Kacho and Director, College Affairs, Tashi Ldawa. During her visit to GDC-Kargil's Sankoo Campus, she visited the Ladakh Skill Centre of Hand Embroide...

CEO UT Ladakh visits Nubra Valley to Ensure Smooth Lok Sabha Election Preparedness

12/05/2024
Leh, May 11 (KIP)-The Chief Electoral Officer UT Ladakh, Sh. Yetindra M. Maralkar visited Nubra Valley to oversee the preparations for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The visit included a review meeting at Sumoor Tehsil and on-site inspections of several polling stations. During the review meeting, the CEO emphasized the importance of flawless execution and adherence to electoral guidelines. Discussions were held with local officials and stakeholders to address any potential challenges...