Section 3 in The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act 2019

Title: Formation of Union territory of Ladakh without Legislature

Description: On and from the appointed day, there shall be formed a new Union territory to be known as the Union territory of Ladakh comprising the following territories of the existing State of Jammu and Kashmir, namely:-- “Kargil and Leh districts”, and thereupon the said territories shall cease to form part of the existing State of Jammu and Kashmir.

Title: Formation of Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir with Legislature

Description: On and from the appointed day, there shall be formed a new Union territory to be known as the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir comprising the territories of the existing State of Jammu and Kashmir other than those specified in section 3.

Title: Governor of existing State of Jammu and Kashmir to be common Lieutenant Governor

Description: On and from the appointed day, the Governor of the existing State of Jammu and Kashmir shall be the Lieutenant Governor for the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir, and Union territory of Ladakh for such period as may be determined by the President.

Title: Amendment of First Schedule to the Constitution

Description: On and from the appointed day, in the First Schedule to the Constitution, under the heading---”I. THE STATES”,--- (a) entry 15 shall be deleted. (b) entries from 16 to 29 shall be renumbered as 15 to 28. (c) under the heading ---”II. UNION TERRITORIES”,--- after entry 7, the following entries shall be inserted, namely:--- “8. Jammu and Kashmir: The territories specified in section 4 of the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019”. “9. Ladakh: The territories specified in section 3 of the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019”.

Title: Saving powers of the Government of Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir

Description: Nothing in the foregoing provisions of this Part shall be deemed to affect the power of the Government of successor Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir to alter, after the appointed day, the name, area or boundaries of any district or other territorial division in that Union territory.