SRINAGAR, JUNE 09: Chief Executive Councillor (CEC) LAHDC, Leh, Rigzen Spalbar, called on the Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, here this afternoon and apprised him about the issues pertaining to promotion of tourism in Leh district.
Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, B. B. Vyas, was also present on the occasion.
Placing high priority on honing the skills of local youth, the Chief Minister laid emphasis on dovetailing the tourism industry of Ladakh with its handicraft sector so that local economy and internal revenue generation is increased.
CEC LAHDC, Leh, briefed the Chief Minister about the steps being taken to promote carpet and pashmina weaving, besides advances made in wood craft and paintings depicting rich culture of Ladakh region.