Employment Department


    Employment services being a joint concern, both the Central and State governments share the responsibility. While the Central Government is responsible for laying down policies, procedures, norms and guidelines, affiliation and certification etc under National Employment Services, the State Governments are accountable for administration of employment exchanges. The activities in Employment Exchanges are governed by Employment Exchanges (Compulsory Notification of Vacancies) Act, 1959 and the rules framed there under. The Employment Exchanges in UT Ladakh had been catering to the recruitment needs of various Organizations. But after the Supreme Court Judgement passed in 1996, the notifying departments were given the discretion to invite the applications at their own level in addition to the names being sponsored by the Employment Department.

    Under the Department of Labour and Employment, UT Ladakh, District Employment & Counselling Centre Lehfunctions under theheadship of the Deputy Director EmploymentLeh.

    Affiliated body:The public authority also constitutes Leh Autonomous Hill Development Subordinate Services Recruitment Board (LAHD-SSRB) which was initially attached with Deputy Commissioner Office Leh. Later w.e.f. 1986it has been associated with District Employment and Counselling Centre, LAHDC, Leh with the Deputy DirectorEmployment as Secretary, LAHD-SSRB.

    The LAHD-SSRB constituted underLadakh Autonomous Hill Development Council, Leh (Subordinate Services Recruitment) Regulations, 1996 for the recruitment to all District cadre non-gazetted posts under Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council of Leh.

    Board members comprise of Deputy Commissioner/ CEO, LAHDC Leh Chairman LAHD-SSRB Leh, Deputy Director District Employment and Counseling Centre, Leh Secretary, LAHD-SSRB, Nominated Member LAHD-SSRB and Head of the Department concerned as Member

    • Vision& Mission:

    Vision: The vision of the National Employment Service is to provide all its stakeholders an efficient Employment Service.


    • To provide employment services and assistance
    • To create a data base of jobseekers so that employers can use it
    • To process the requisition of district cadre vacancies made by various indenting departments to the Leh Autonomous Hill Development Subordinate Services Recruitment Board (LAHD-SSRB)

    This department conducts mobile registration of unemployed educated youths of various blocks of the District to provide them gainful source of livelihood in the shape of placements in various government as well as private organization.

    Besides this office also provides career counselling and guidance to students at various institutions of the district.


    Administrative Department Leh

    Name Designation Contact No
    ShKacho Mehboob Ali Khan, IRS Secretary, Labour& Employment, UT Ladakh


    Departmental Wings:

     District Level Office

    Name Designation Contact No Office
    Sh. Delex Namgyal, JKAS Deputy Director Employment Leh (Secretary, LAHD-SSRB) 01982-252249 District Employment & Counselling Centre Leh


    PIO/APIO of District Employment & Counselling Centre Leh:

    Name and Designation Designated as Contact No and Email id Public Authority
    Sh. Delex Namgyal, JKAS

    Deputy Director EmploymentLeh

    PIO 01982-252249 (O)9797504068 (M)

    District Employment & Counselling Centre, Leh-194101
    Ms. Tsetan Angmo

    Employment Officer

    APIO 01982-252249 (O)7838830556 (M)

    District Employment & Counselling Centre, Leh-194101


    Public Information Officer Kargil


    S. No Name of the Officials Designation Mobile No E-mail
    1. Mohd Kazim Assistant Director 9419177195



    1st Appellate Authority:


    S. No Name of the Officer Designation Mobile No E-mail
    1. Iftakhar Ahmad Deputy Director 9797777834




    S.No Name of the Officer / Officials Designation Mobile No Email ID (if any)
    1. Iftakhar Ahmad I/c Dy. Director 9797777834


    2. Mohd Kazim Asstt. Director 9419177195


    3 Niyaz Ali Head Assistant 7051802935
    4. Sonam Nurboo Head Assistant 7051895051


    5. Niyaz Ali Accounts Assistant 9419834194


    6. Gulzar Hussain Senior Assistant 9419747943


    7. Ahmad Ali Junior Assistant





    8. Mohd Ibrahim Data Entry Operator





    9. Nassurullah Khan Orderly 6005203759
    10. Kaneez Fatima Orderly 8082867216



    DSSRB Unit
    1. Mohd Ibrahim Junior Assistant 9419896265
    2. Mohd Ibrahim Orderly 9419887054
    S.No Subject Status
    1 Disclosure of Information under Right to Information Act – 2005 Section 4(1)(b) Click Here to View Employment Leh

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