The Centre has determined to kind a committee underneath Minister of State for Residence G Kishan Reddy to discover a answer to points related to preservation of Ladakh’s land, tradition and language other than calls for from the area to be included underneath the Sixth Schedule of the Structure.
A ten-member delegation from Ladakh met Residence Minister Amit Shah Wednesday. The delegation is learnt to have expressed concern over risk to the area’s distinctive tradition, language and demography on account of current modifications led to by the Centre to the standing of the area. Sources mentioned fears have additionally been expressed about land rights and demand for inclusion within the Sixth Schedule was mentioned.
The delegation included former MPs Thiksay Rinpoche and Thupstan Chhewang, former BJP minister Chering Dorjay, Leh chief government councillor Tashi Gyalson and sitting BJP MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal.
“A gathering was held right this moment underneath the chairmanship of the Union Residence Minister Amit Shah, whereby it was determined that with a view to discover an applicable answer to the problems associated to language of Ladakh, tradition of Ladakh and conservation of land in Ladakh, a committee shall be constituted underneath the management of Sh. G.Kishan Reddy, MoS (Residence). The committee would comprise of members of the delegation who met the Hon’ble Residence Minister right this moment, elected members from Ladakh, members of the LAHDC Council and ex-officio members representing the Authorities of India and the Ladakh administration,” an announcement from the Ministry of Residence Affairs (MHA) mentioned.
Notably, a protest had been held in Ladakh relating to these points simply forward of the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Improvement Council (LAHDC) elections. A coalition of political events and spiritual teams had given a name to boycott the elections. The matter was resolved after Shah intervened and guaranteed to look into the considerations.
MHA officers mentioned Shah instructed the delegation that the Union authorities is dedicated in the direction of the event of Ladakh and conservation of the land and tradition of Ladakh. By conferring the standing of Union Territory, the federal government has displayed its dedication in the direction of fulfilling long-pending calls for of the folks of Ladakh, he’s learnt to have mentioned.