Minister for Higher Education A G Malik visits Leh
Leh, September 15, 2012
Abdul Gani Malik,the Minister for Higher Education, Labour and Employment J&K visits Leh . On his two day visit to the District, the minister was welcomed by Executive Councilor for Higher Education Gh. Abass Abadi and Additional Diputy Commitioner (ADC), Leh Tsering Murup who accompanied the minister at Taru -Thang where he inspected the University Campus site of Leh.
The foundation stone of the University Campus-Leh, the very first University of the District was laid on June 18, 2012 by the Governor of J&K, N.N Vohra. The UGC grant has sanctioned this 819 kanals of land and Rs. 27.39 crs for the first phase of its construction.
In the evening the Minister and his team visited the famous Shahi Hamdan Masjid at Shey, Thiksey Monastery and Shanti Stupa at Leh.
The minister will chair an awareness program regarding VSA Seed Capital Fund and different schemes which are implemented under the J&K Building and other Construction Workers Welfare Board at Govt. Degree College, Leh today.
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