Disability Cards To Be Issued By Government

The Union Department for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan) will provide Universal Disability Identity (UDID) card to persons with disabilities. The cards will have universal recognition.The Center has also set a target to train five lakh persons with disabilities up to 2018. So far, 44,000 persons with disabilities have been trained under the skill development programme.This was stated by Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities,Dr Kamlesh Kumar Pandey. Mobile courts were also being organized in different parts of the country to reach out to the persons with disabilities and hear their grievances. So far, 33 mobile courts have been organized in 18 states.

Source-@Times Now

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