The administration of Ladakh Union Territory has approved creation of Leh-Kargil police range which will have territorial jurisdiction over revenue districts of Leh and Kargil.
An order to this effect was issued by the administration’s Home department. “Sanction is hereby accorded to the creation of Leh-Kargil police range having the territorial jurisdiction over revenue district Leh and revenue district Kargil” reads the order.
“Ladakh begins a new journey after turning into a Union Territory. An exclusive Leh-Kargil Police Range created,” tweeted Union Minister of State in Prime Minister’s Office, Jitendra Singh.