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‘Khimsa’, a trash art event held in Leh market
LEH, Thursday, June 15, 2017 : With an aim to reduce and recycle the trash with the growing pollution in Ladakh, a trash art event was organised by a group of NGO’s on World Environment day on June 5 at the main market, Leh....
Three-day programme organised to mark Bakula's birth centenary celebration in Rongdo, Nubra
NUBRA, Thursday, June 15, 2017 :
To mark the birth centenary celebration of 19th Gyalsras Bakula Rinpoche, Fanday Lamston Tsogspa Rongdo in collaboration with Takthok Gonpa organised three-day programme in Rongdo, Nubra on June 11.

The programme included folk songs, archery, and pilgrimage to Pa-Ta Gonbo.
By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
Biopic of Bakula Rinpoche shown in Druk Padma Karpo School
SHEY, Thursday, June 15, 2017 :
To acknowledge, appreciate and remember the pioneer and vital contributions of H.E 19th Gyalsras Bakula Rinpoche in politics, community and education of Ladakh, Druk Padma Karpo school organised a day in commemoration of birth centenary celebration of H.E Gyalsras Bakula Rinpoche on 27 May at their school.

By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
Four-day inter-school tournament concludes
LEH, Wednesday, June 14, 2017 :  A four-day inter-school tournament of Senior High Secondary schools for both boys and girls concluded at NDS sports complex, Leh on May 28. ...
Girl commits suicide, post-mortem report awaited
LEH, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 : A young college girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself in her own residence on May 2 at Ibex Colony, Leh. ...
Leh ranked 100th cleanest city in India, and No.1 in J&K
LEH, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 : In the all India city ranking, Leh has achieved 100th rank in India while topping the list in Jammu and Kashmir in the survey of 434 cities, conducted as part of the Modi government's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, or Clean India Mission on May 5....
Over 500 trees planted at newly constructed DPO, Agling
AGLING, Monday, May 1, 2017 : District Police, Leh organised a plantation drive in their new complex in Agling on April 20. More than 500 trees were planted in the new complex by the newly recruited SPOs, Armed Police and District Police Leh....
Quiz competition organised in Government school Gya
GYA, Monday, May 1, 2017 :
A cluster level, quiz competition was organized by Cluster Resource Centre, Gya as per academic calendar of Education department Leh, on April 27. Students from primary school Sasoma, Govt. Middle School and High School Gya participated in the competition. 

15 travellers trapped in Chadhar due to route meltdown
LINGSHED DHO, Wednesday, April 5, 2017 :
Due to the meltdown of Chadhar, 15 travellers from Zanskar were stuck near Lingshed Dho while travelling from Leh to Zanskar on March 17.

One injured traveler was airlifted to Leh and the rest were evacuated from Nerak village to Padum Zanskar safely.
By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
J&K Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination held for the first time in Leh
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 :
For the very first time, J&K Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination was held on March 20 in Leh. The exam was conducted in Govt. Degree College Leh and KV School Leh.
Expressing happiness and gratitude to hold such important examination centre in Leh, CEC Dr. Sonam Dawa said that it was a decade old demand of the students. 

By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
Shachukul village to be made plastic-free zone
SHACHUKUL, Wednesday, April 5, 2017 :
Under the village health and sanitation program, Health Department Tangtse organized a cleanliness program for two days in Shachukul village on March 23. 19 Madras, Tangtse provided vehicles for garbage collection.

By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
Stanzin Nurboo Kopay meets Kiren Rijiju for education development of Changthang
NEW DELHI, Saturday, March 18, 2017 : For the construction of the hostel for students of the nomadic border of Indo-China village, Education and cultural welfare society of Lalok (ECSOL) President, Stanzin Nurboo Kopay met Ministry of Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju on February 28 at New Delhi....
By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
109 people treated at medical camp held in Changthang
CHANGTHANG, Saturday, December 24, 2016 :
Under civic action program a medical camp was held at Korzok and Chumur on 25 and 26 November by ITBP 37 Battalion, Leh. A total of 109 people including 38 male, 63 female and 8 children were treated. 

Dr. Malik Naseer Ahmed SMO, Tashi Namgyal Commandant 37 Bn and Post Cadres of both BOP’s Councillor Korzok Constituency, Gurmet Dorjey were present.  

By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
Letter submitted to CEC to ban firecrackers immediately to curb pollution
LEH, Saturday, December 24, 2016 :
A plea letter to impose a ban on firecrackers in Ladakh was submitted by Councillor Martselang, Jamyang Tsering Namgyal on 14 December to CEC, LAHDC Dr. Sonam Dawa.

The society of Ladakh has been witnessing and following a trend of burning firecrackers as a part of celebration causing damage to the fragile ecosystem.


By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
Kushok Bakula education campaign held in Middle School, Skara
SKARA, Tuesday, November 15, 2016 :
Middle school Skara in collaboration with Primary school Shenam organized Kushok Bakula Education campaign on November 4 at Middle school Skara. 

By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
Runners of Ladakh win titles in Gurgaon full marathon
DELHI, Friday, November 11, 2016 :
Athletes of Ladakh came up with flying colour in Millennium City Marathon, Gurgaon on October 23.  The distance covered was 42.2 kms. In the women category, Jigmet Dolma (03:22.21) secured first position and Tsetan Dolkar (03:22:24) second position. In men category, Nawang ...
By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
New eligible voters listed in electoral roll
LEH, Friday, November 11, 2016 : A special camp was conducted to cover the newly eligible voters (18-19 age groups) on 22 October at EJM Degree College Leh....
Dussehra celebrated with ardor in Leh
LEH, Wednesday, October 26, 2016 :
Hindu Mahasabha Trust Leh organizes Vijaya Dashami or Dussehra on  October 11 at Polo ground Leh. A large number of people gathered to mark the triumph of good over evil. 
Dr. Sonam Dawa, CEC LAHDC Leh was the chief guest of the occasion expressed his greetings to the people. The effigies of Ravana were set to flames.

By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
Ladakh Spal-Ngam Tus-ton to be held on October 18
LEH, Wednesday, October 26, 2016 :
Ladakh Spal-Ngam Tus-Ton which was scheduled to be held on October 7 is decided to observe on October 18. It was informed by CEC, Dr. Sonam Dawa in a meeting held at Council Secretariat on October 13.
“Due to Uri attack and Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s visit we have to postpone this event,” added Dr. Dawa.

By Reach Ladakh Correspondent
Two dead, one injured in accident
MARTSELANG, Wednesday, October 26, 2016 :
Two persons died and another of the same family sustained injuries in a road accident that occurred on Stakna Canal on October 7.

By Pal Thiksay Gobi