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Updated : 2 weeks, 5 days ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], January 6 (ANI): The Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi has decided to grant Rs 1,000 as one time grant per beneficiary over and above the monthly financial assistance of Rs 1,500 being given to old, widow, destitute women, dependent chil
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], October 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on October 29 will hear a PIL seeking prioritised COVID vaccination for persons with disabilities at their place of residence since they face a higher risk of being impacted by the disease.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Central government on a PIL seeking priority for COVID-19 vaccination for persons with disabilities at their place of residence since they face a higher risk of being impacted by COVID.
Updated : 9 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], April 9 (ANI): West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee President Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury wrote to the Election Commission (EC) requesting the deployment of Central forces personnel to accompany polling officers who will go to houses of disabled persons and people
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], December 3 (ANI): As many as 50 visually challenged persons from Chennai on Wednesday attempted the UNICO Book Of World Records by weaving 50 chairs in six hours, ahead of International Day of Disabled Persons on Thursday.
Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], November 17 (ANI): Telangana's first-ever Assistive Technology Summit will be organised on International Day for Disabled Persons on December 3.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 10 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday issued notice on a public interest litigation (PIL) challenging the preliminary examination notice of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) claiming it doesn't provide adequate reservation to persons with disabilities categ
Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 29 (ANI): During the "Samajik Adhikarta Shivir" here on Saturday, a visually-challenged youth took a selfie with Prime Minister Narendra Modi using the smartphone he received under the assistance to disabled persons for purchase/fitting of Aids and Appl
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], Dec 3 (ANI): Citing the lack of facilities, differently-abled shooter Kour Singh on Tuesday said that he would have brought laurels for the country in Olympics had he got proper support and opportunities.
New Delhi (India), Nov 29 (ANI): The Railway Ministry has clarified that recruitment process for Disabled persons ('Divyangjan') is not only transparent and fair but also in accordance with statutory provisions and the law of the land.
Updated : 2 years, 4 months ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Sept 16 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Krishan Pal Gurjar on Sunday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led Central government has distributed equipment and aids worth Rs 800 crore for disabled persons in last 5 years.
Updated : 3 years, 2 months ago IST
Agartala [Tripura], Oct 28 (ANI): A friendly cricket match between the disabled persons from India and Bangladesh was organised here on Saturday by the Tripura Protibondhi Adhikar Moncho.