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LEH: Sarpanch and Panch of Hemis-Shukpachan called on LG R.K Mathur today. The delegation apprised the LG that even though most villages, except Yagthang and Ulay in their area have BSNL network connection but it does not support internet facility and hence the students in that area are deprived of online classes being provided by their schools and colleges. They requested LG Mathur to look into the matter for it’s redressal.
The delegation also requested the LG to allot a Common Service Centre in Sham region stating that amidst the pandemic the old citizens from their area are unable to come to the Leh CSC to avail the Golden Card facility under the Ayushman Bharat Yojana.
LG Mathur was also called on by the Director of Ladakh Rigjung Public School. The Director apprised the LG that the Kargil branch of Rigjung Public school has almost 400 students but the school was operating from a rented building. He requested the LG for land for the school in Baroo region of Kargil
LG Mathur stated that the issues will be referred to the concerned department for their resolution.