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SSEPD urges Odisha govt to implement provisions of RPwD Act

The Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (SSEPD) department today urged the Odisha government to implement provisions under Rights of Persons with Disabilities (RPwD) Act, 2016 for welfare of above 12.5 lakh people in the state. DNA, 2 days ago

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Disabled persons data of 2011 may be underestimated: official

Navreet Kang, secretary, Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, said as per the 2011 census, 2.68 crore people are there with disabilities, but the certificates issued by various states are more than that number.
 DNA3 weeks ago Persons with disabilities pour out woes at grievance meeting  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Exhort specially-abled people to showcase talent: Gehlot

Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawarchand Gehlot today urged the people to encourage specially-abled persons to showcase their creativity and dispel myths associated with disability.
 DNA1 month ago

AIIMS to train docs to help autistic people avail benefits

The Centre along with the AIIMS will train doctors in use of diagnostic tools for issuing disability certificates to people with autism to help them avail benefits under various schemes. The diagnostic tools, that have been prepared by the International ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Microsoft hosts Accessibility Summit in Hyderabad

Microsoft India today hosted its first-ever Accessibility Summit here aiming to enhance technology access for people with disabilities. The summit aimed at demonstrating the business value of accessible technology for organisations, the need for a ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

PM Modi flags off Kochi Metro, says coaches reflect 'Make in India' vision

[India], June 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the first phase of the Kochi Metro project. The first phase of the project is 13.2 kilometers in length. The total stretch is 25 kilometers. Addressing the crowd in Kochi, Prime ...
 Sify6 days ago PM Modi inaugurates Kochi Metro, takes train ride with Kerala CM Vijayan, Metro Man Sreedharan  Sify6 days ago

Kochi: PM Modi inaugurates, rides multi-model Kochi Metro rail

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 17 June inaugurated the multi-model Kochi metro. Hailed as India's first integrated multi-mode transport system, the inaugural ceremony of Kerala's first Metro service was held at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium.
 catchnews.com6 days ago Kerala: PM Modi to inaugurate multi-model Kochi Metro rail today  Sify6 days ago

Para-athlete accuses railways for cruelty, demands to meet Prabhu

International para-athlete turned social worker Suvarna Raj on Sunday alleged that she was allotted an upper berth on a Nagpur-Delhi train even though she is physically handicapped. She has, hence, demanded to meet Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu asking ...
 catchnews.com1 week ago

Living in a paradox: internet shutdowns in a Digital India

Ever since his ascent to power at the Centre, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has harped on 'Digital India'. A 'cashless economy' is the way forward, his government has told us repeatedly. But how do we reach that stage with frequent internet shutdowns in ...
 catchnews.com2 weeks ago

At UN Human Rights Council, India says it's secular, has no State religion

India on Thursday said it is a secular state with no state religion and safeguarding the rights of minorities forms an essential core of its polity, as it came under criticism from Pakistan over treatment of minorities. Speaking at the 27th session of the Universal Periodic Review Working Group at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Geneva, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi said that the Indian Constitution enshrines various provisions for the protection of the rights and interest ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago At UNHRC, India says it's secular state with no state religion  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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