Emblem of Ladakh

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Emblem of Ladakh
ArmigerThe Government of Ladakh
Adopted31 October 2019
BlazonEmblem of India
Other elementsThe Administration of Union Territory of Ladakh (sic) [1]

The Emblem of Ladakh is the symbol used to represent the government of Ladakh, a region in the northern part of the Indian subcontinent currently administered by India as a union territory.[2] It was adopted following the creation of the union territory of Ladakh on 31 October 2019.[3]

Autonomous hill development councils[edit]

Ladakh is divided into two districts which each elect an autonomous district council. The emblems of these councils are as follows:

Historical symbols[edit]

Government banner[edit]

The administration of Ladakh can be represented by a blue banner displaying the emblem India in silver with the words "THE ADMINISTRATION OF" inscribed above in an arc and the words "UT LADAKH (INDIA)" inscribed on a straight line below both in gold.[4][5][6]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ https://cdnbbsr.s3waas.gov.in/s395192c98732387165bf8e396c0f2dad2/uploads/2019/11/2019110127.pdf[bare URL PDF]
  2. ^ @lg_ladakh (18 December 2019). "LG Ladakh, @R_K_Mathur chaired a meeting with officers from Principal Chief Controller of Accounts, Government of I…" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  3. ^ https://cdnbbsr.s3waas.gov.in/s395192c98732387165bf8e396c0f2dad2/uploads/2019/11/2019110127.pdf[bare URL PDF]
  4. ^ "Ladakh mountaineer successfully summits Mt Everest | the Administration of Union Territory of Ladakh | India".
  5. ^ "Mountaineer Jigmet Tharchin successfully summits Mount Everest".
  6. ^ "DIPR Leh on Twitter: "Jigmet Tharchin from Tia made UT #Ladakh proud after reaching the summit of Mt. Everest on May 12. He successfully descended back to Mt. Everest Base camp today. Secy YSS @Ravinder_Dangi1 congratulated Jigmat Tharchin for his achievement. @LAHDC_LEH @ddnewsladakh @padmaangmo https://t.co/9C3CzUkcOa" / Twitter". {{cite web}}: External link in |title= (help)