District Administration


Administratively Kargil is divided into 12 Niabats, namely Drass, Kargil, Shargole, Chiktan, TSG, G.M.Pore, Sankoo, Taisuru, Padum, Lungnaq, Cha and Zangla. It has four Sub-Divisions viz Kargil, Zanskar, Sankoo and Shakar-Chiktan and Seven Tehsils namely, Drass, Kargil, Shargole, Shakar-Chiktan, Sankoo, Taisuru and Zanskar.

With the institution of the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council in Kargil, the administrative set-up has became different as compared to other districts of the State. Hill Council was constituted in Kargil during the year 2003. The district was divided into 26 Council Constituencies. Under a government notification, 4 nominated Councilors were also came into existence in December 2004. Thus the Council has 30 members/councilors out of which 26 members are elected and 4 are nominated.

The Chairman / Chief Executive Councilor of Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council Kargil keeps the status of a Cabinet Minister with power and perks. The Chief Executive Councilor passes the Plan proposals and budget in the capacity as Chairman of Kargil Development Board. He also keeps power to sanction projects costing up to Rs 5 Crores. Earlier such sanctions was used to be acquired from the Government which takes lot of time. The Council has 4 Executive Councilors with the rank & perks of Deputy Minister

The Deputy Commissioner Kargil is the administrative head and is also designated as Chief Executive Officer of the Hill Council. He controls the administrative machinery and is responsible for law and order.


Administrative set up of the the district is as follows:

District Sub-Divisions Tehsils Niabats
Kargil
  1. Drass
  2. Zanskar
  3. Sankoo
  4. Shakar-Chiktan
  1. Drass
  2. Kargil
  3. Shargole
  4. Shakar-Chiktan
  5. Sankoo
  6. Taisuru
  7. Zanskar
  1. Drass
  2. Kargil
  3. Shargole
  4. Chiktan
  5. TSG
  6. G.M.Pore
  7. Sankoo
  8. Taisuru
  9. Padum
  10. Lungnaq
  11. Cha
  12. Zangla

Jurisdiction of Sub-Division, Tehsil, Niabats and Revenue Village of District Kargil


Name of Sub-divisions Name of Tehsils Name of Niabats Name of Patwar Halqa Name of Revenue villages
Drass 1. Drass 1. Drass (1) Drass 1. Matayeen
2. Pandrass
3. Trongion
4. Youlboo
5. Haripora (uninhabited)
6. Drass
(2) Goshan 7. Batokol (uninhabited)
8. Mushkoo
9. Holiyal
10. Muradbagh
11.Goshan
(3) Bhimbat 12. Gindiyal
13.Bhimbat
14. Throungos
15. Chowkiyal
(4) Thasgam 16 Jasgound
17. Thasgam
18.Shimsha
19.Kharboo
District Headquarter Kargil 2. Kargil 2.Kargil (Khass) 1.Karkit 1. Kaksar
2. Karkit
3.. Drelong (Latoo)
4. Chuliskamboo
2. Hardass 5. Hardass
3. Poyen 6. Shilikchey
7. Poyen
8. Bagh Khumani
4. Khass 9. Kargil
5. Baroo  10. Baroo
11. Minjee
6. Choskore 12. Choskore
7. Safi 13. Safi
14. Batambis
8. Yourbaltak 15. Yourbaltak
16. Akchamal
9. Apatee 17.Apatee
18.Tumail
19. Barchey
10.Pashkum 20.Pashkum
11. Silmoo 21. Silmoo
22. Lalung
23. Chulichan
12. Garkone 24. Garkone
25. Darchiks
Shargole 3.Shargole 3.Shargole 1. Lotsum 1. Lotsum
2. Darket
3. Tacha
4. Karit
5. Numunchey
6.Kukstay
7. Skamboo
2.Shorgole 8. Shargole
9. Khachey
10. Karamba
11. Phoo
12. Tingdoo
3.Wakha 13. Wakha
14 .Mulbekh
Shakar-Chiktan 4.Shakar-Chiktan 4.Chiktan 1. Stakchey 1. Haniskote
2. Bodhkharboo
3. Stakchey
2. Chiktan 4.Samrah
5. Chiktan
6. Kukshow
3.Hagnis 7. Hagnis
8. Sanjak
4. Shakar 9. Shakar
10. Lamsoo Sandoo
11. Youkma - Kharboo
Sankoo 5.Sankoo 5.TSG 1. Trespone 1. Trespone
2. Kanoor
2. Saliskote 3 .Saliskote
6. G.M.Pore 3.Tambis 4.G.M.Pore
5.Tambis
7.Sankoo 1. Lankarchey 1. Faroona
2.Lankarchey
3.. Stakpa
4. Umba
2. Thangdumbur 5. Thangdumbur
6. Nagmakusar
3.Sangrah 7.Sangrah
8.Karpokhar
4. Barsoo 9. Barsoo
10. Khandi
5. Bartoo 11. Bartoo
12. Shargandi
13. Itcho
6.Thasgam Thuina 14.Thasgam Thuina
15.Karchey Khar
Sankoo 6-Taisuru 8.Taisuru 1. Purtikchey 1. Gialing
2.. Purtikchey
3. Youljok
2. Panikhar 4. Kargee
5. Panikhar
6. Printee
7. Choskore
8. Taisuru
3. Namsuru 9. Khawos
10. Namsuru
11. Thulus Pursa
12. Khochik
4. Parkachik 13. Rangdom
14. Parkachik
15. Tangole
16. Achambore
Zanskar 7-Zanskar 9.Zanskar (Padum) (1) Phay 1.Aksho
 2.Abran
3.Hemiling
4. Ramilskyagam
5. Phay
(2) Runtaksha 6. Ating
7. Rantaksha
8. Tungri
9. Techakhasar
10. Langmi Riging
(3) Karsha 11. Karsha
(4) Padum 12. Padum
13. Thungday Khumi
(5) Uptipipiting 14. Uptipipiting
15. Rukruk
16. Salapi Gyapak
17. Sani
10.Zangla Karsha 18.Zangla
11.Lungnak (6)Icher 19.Pipcha
20.Raru Money
21.Icher
12.Chah 22.Chah
23.Testa
24.Kargyak
25.Shunshday
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