Excise Department

    Brief information of the department:

    Excise Department is headed by Excise Commissioner. After Jammu &Kashmir Re-organisation Act, 2019, the Jammu and Kashmir Excise has been extended in both the Union territories.

    The Excise and Taxation Officer supervise the Excise Range Leh-Kargil from only one office which is located in Leh District and comes under the administrative control of Finance Department.

    Excise Department being a major revenue-earning department apart from fulfilling its primary responsibility of revenue collection, the department controls and regulates the liquor intoxicants and discharges the responsibility of making available the same in safe quality to the consumers.


    To reduce the consumption of high alcohol level beverage in Union territory of Ladakh.

    To check bootlegging/smuggling of liquor in the Union territory of Ladakh from neighbouring States/Union territories.

    To bring about greater social consciousness about the harmful effects of consumption of liquor and alcoholic beverages.


    Maximum revenue collection.

    To provide choice of brands and places for consumption to its consumers and a level playing field to all stake holders.

    To ease the licensing procedure for the new applicants in underserved/unserved areas.

    Administrative Department

    Name of the Officer Designation Contact No.


    Mr. Umang Narula Advisor and Finance Secretary 01982-257560
    Mr. K. Mehboob Ali Khan Excise Commissioner 01982–260888
    Mr. D C Rajath Kumar Deputy Excise Commissioner 01982-256776
    Mr.  Virindar Singh Pawar Excise and Taxation Officer 01982-257636
    S.No Name Designation Email
    1. Mr. K. Mehboob Ali Khan, IRS Excise Commissioner 01982–260888
    2 Mr. D. C. Rajath Kumar, IDAS Deputy Excise Commissioner 01982-256776
    3 Mr.  Virindar Singh Pawar Excise and Taxation Officer, Excise Range Leh-Kargil 01982-257636
    S.No Subject Status
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    Order No: – 181-LA(GAD) of 2023 Deputation of Employees to Union Territory of Ladakh. 08/06/2023
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    Order No.179-LA (GAD) of 2023:Selection of Officers as Khadim-ul-Hujjaj for Haj-2023-Temporary deputation to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia thereof. 05/06/2023
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    NOTICE No: A-12/2/2021-O/o Un-Secy-GAD Part (i) Notice for Typing Test – Junior Assistant/Election Assistant Post (Post Code: NW22922) – Advertisement No. Selection Posts/Ladakh/2022-reg. 05/06/2023
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    Order No.176-LA(GAD)of 2023,National Training Conclave under MissionKarmayogi at New Delhi-Deputation of Officer thereof. 05/06/2023
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    Order No.173-LA (GAD) of 2023, Un-authorized absence of Sh. Sumeet Kumar Pun, Chief Engineer, PHE/I&FC from duty- Relieving of the Officer thereof. 02/06/2023
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    Order No: – 172-LA (GAD) of 2023, Constitution of UT/Divisional Level Departmental Promotion Committee for Youth Services & Sports Department. 02/06/2023
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    Order No: – 171.-LA(GAD) of 2023, Constitution of UT/Divisional Level Departmental Promotion Committee for Home Department (Rajya Sainik Welfare Board). 02/06/2023
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    Order No: – 169-LA(GAD) of 2023 Deputation of Employees to Union Territory of Ladakh. 31/05/2023
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    Order No: -168-LA(GAD) of 2023 :Constitution of UT Level Committee for establishing a Centralized and Single Window Mechanism for planning, capacity building and monitoring of waste management in the Union Territory of Ladakh. 30/05/2023
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    Notification of services in terms of Public Service Guarantee Act 2011 in Union territory of Ladakh. 26/05/2023
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