List of lieutenant governors of Ladakh

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Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh
Indian Secretary Defense Radha Krishna Mathur welcomes U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter to India's Defense Ministry during the former's visit to New Delhi.jpg
Incumbent
R. K. Mathur [1]

since 31 October 2019
StyleThe Honorable
ResidenceRaj Niwas, Leh[2]
AppointerPresident of India
Term lengthFive Years
Inaugural holderR. K. Mathur
Formation31 October 2019; 28 days ago (2019-10-31)
Websitehttps://ladakh.nic.in/whoswho/radha-krishna-mathur/

This is a list of Lieutenant Governors of Ladakh, a union territory of India that came into existence on 31 October 2019.

Background[edit]

In August 2019, a Reorganisation Act was passed by both houses of the Indian Parliament. The provisions contained in the reorganised the state of Jammu and Kashmir into two union territories; Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on 31 October 2019. The act established the position of Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh. [3]

Lieutenant Governors of Ladakh[edit]

S. No. Portrait Name Took Office Left Office
1 Indian Secretary Defense Radha Krishna Mathur welcomes U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter to India's Defense Ministry during the former's visit to New Delhi.jpg Radha Krishna Mathur [4] 31 October 2019 Incumbent

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