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Empowering Democracy: Virtual Training for Political Parties and Media in Ladakh

The Chief Electoral Officer of Ladakh, in collaboration with the Chief Electoral Officer of Jammu and Kashmir, organized a two-day virtual training/workshop for political parties and media personnel on February 16-17. On February 16, during the training/workshop for political parties, sessions were conducted on nominations, EVM preparedness, Election Expenditure Monitoring, and the Model Code of […]

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Assessing Public Health Initiatives: Progress and Strategies in Leh District

DC Leh, Santosh Sukhdeva, conducted an evaluation of the progress and strategies pertaining to crucial public health initiatives, including the Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccination campaign, National Deworming Day, and the District Task Force on Pulse Polio Immunization on February 17th. DIO Leh, Dr. Jameela Parveen, delivered a comprehensive presentation on the Pulse Polio Immunization Programme for […]

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Empowering Educators: Insights and Inspiration from Social, Emotional, and Ethical Learning Workshop

The Social, Emotional, and Ethical Learning Educator Preparation Workshop concluded on February 15th, leaving all 50 participants inspired and equipped with valuable insights. Spanning from February 12th to 15th, the workshop focused on principles of Social, Emotional, and Ethical (SEE) Learning, providing a comprehensive framework for personal and professional development. Throughout the workshop, participants delved […]

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Empowering Farmers: Promoting Sustainable Agriculture Practices through Pesticide Workshop

A one-day workshop focusing on the “Safe and Judicious Use of Pesticides and Application of New Generation Formulations for Crop Protection in Vegetable Crops” was conducted on February 14th at the Auditorium Hall in Kargil. This event was organized by the University of Ladakh in collaboration with the Institute of Pesticide Formulation Technology Department of […]

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Hemis Monastery: A Spiritual Haven on the Banks of the Indus

Hemis Monastery, situated on the bank of the Indus River in Ladakh, India, is a prominent Buddhist monastery belonging to the Drukpa Lineage. Affiliated with Tibetan Buddhism, specifically the Drukpa sect, it is led by the Twelfth Gyalwang Drukpa. The monastery, characterized by Tibetan architecture, was re-established in 1672 by the Ladakhi king Sengge Namgyal, […]

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama joining the 35th Nyingma Monlam Chemo during his pilgrimage Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya

His Holiness the Dalai Lama joining the 35th Nyingma Monlam Chemo during his pilgrimage Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya, Bihar, India on January 18,2024.

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Kargil District Proactively Clears Snow for Uninterrupted Services and Connectivity

On February 4, the District Administration in Kargil took proactive measures to clear snow and maintain seamless road connectivity in the district. The Deputy Commissioner of Kargil directed all relevant departments to mobilize their personnel and machinery to ensure the efficient provision of essential services. The Executive Officer of the Municipal Committee, Shafqat Ali Khan, […]

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Director Syed Sajjad Qadri Charts Path to Sustainable Rural Development in UT Ladakh

On February 3, Syed Sajjad Qadri, the Director of the Rural Development Department and Panchayati Raj in UT Ladakh, conducted a review of centrally sponsored schemes and state initiatives at Leh. The meeting commenced with an overview of the vision and objectives of the Rural Development Department and Panchayati Raj, highlighting their commitment to fostering […]

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Empowering Girls: Celebrating National Girl Child Day in Tangtse with a Focus on Government Initiatives

National Girl Child Day was commemorated at the Primary Healthcare Centre in Tangtse on January 24. The event shed light on various issues concerning girls and highlighted government initiatives aimed at addressing these concerns. During the event, discussions centered around government schemes focusing on the nutrition, health, and education of girls. Schemes such as the […]

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Ladakh Delegation Advocates for Academic and Employment Opportunities in Meeting with Lieutenant Governor

A delegation, led by Dr. Mansoor Ali and comprised of PhD holders in Agriculture, Horticulture, and Veterinary Science from Ladakh, met with the Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh, Brigadier (Dr) BD Mishra (Retd), at the Lieutenant Governor’s Secretariat on January 24. The delegation included Advisor Dr. Pawan Kotwal, Principal Secretary Sanjiv Khirwar, ADGP Ladakh Dr. SD […]

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