CEC Kargil chairs meeting to address issues related with Mining Department


Kargil, July 08 (KIP)-Chairman/CEC, LAHDC, Kargil, Dr Mohd Jaffer Akhoon today chaired a meeting at Conference Hall LAHDC Secretariat Kargil to address issues related with Mining Department Kargil.

The meeting was attended by Executive Councillor Tourism, PHE and I&FC Kargil; Executive Councillor, Social Welfare, Animal and Husbandry LAHDC, Kargil; Councillor, Choskore Constituency; Councillor, town constituency Kargil; Councillor, Baroo Constituency; Councillor, Shargole; Councillor, Bhimbet; Councillor, Taisuru; Sr. Superintendent of Police Kargil; Assistant Commissioner Revenue Kargil; Deputy Director Mining and Geology UT Ladakh; District Mineral Officer, Kargil; Naib Tehsildar Kargil; Naib Tehsildar Sankoo and others.

During the meeting, the CEC directed Executive Councillor Tourism, PHE and I&FC, Kargil to outline the agenda. The Executive Councillor elaborated on the provision of sand and Bajiri to the public and contractors, highlighting the department's challenges due to non-auctioned quarries/blocks.

The meeting extensively discussed the auction process for identified blocks which will be decided during the Hon'ble LG meeting.

It also discussed the terms and conditions proposed by LAHDC, Kargil which will be included in the guidelines.

New blocks will be identified by the District Mineral Officer, Kargil, and submitted to the Assistant Commissioner Kargil for review.