Leh, Sep 21: The Hon’ble Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh expressed condolences to the bereaved families of Tsetan Dolma and Rigzin Lamo who lost their lives in an unfortunate road accident at Ramban in Jammu on September 19. LG Mathur also announced an ex gratia relief of Rs 5 lakheach to the next of kin of the deceased.
LG Mathur stated that the entire Ladakh is aggrieved by the loss of the lives of Tsetan and Rigzin and called them a source of inspiration for the youth of the region.
Both Tsetan and Rigzin were pursuing Masters in Physical Education (MPEd) from Jammu University. Both had represented Ladakh at the national level in ice hockey and football. Tsetanfrom Tharuk village had represented India in five international ice hockey championships and various national and local tournaments. She played in the team as a defender.
Rigzin Lamo from Nubra was a part of the Ladakh women’s football team and had participated in various national tournaments.
LG Mathur also condoled the loss of social worker Harman Anand who was operating Anjana Rural Charitable Organisation- an NGO working and contributing to social cause.