Ladakh is a region administered by India as a union territory, and constituting a part of the larger region of Kashmir, which has been the subject of dispute between India, Pakistan, and China since 1947.
Area: 59,146 km²
Union territory: 31 October 2019
Population: 2.74 lakhs (2011)
Lowest elevation (Indus River): 2,550 m (8,370 ft)
Capitals: Leh, Kargil