National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) – The Government approved pension under Indira Gandhi National Disability Pension Scheme (IGNDPS)
Indian Railways provide the E-Wheelchair online booking service for Persons with Disabilities and Senior Citizen.
Battery Operated Cars (BOC) are functioning round the clock in Railway Station for rendering assistance to Rail Passengers with Disabilities.
Railway Helpline for Differently abled ( Persons with Disabilities ) – Differently abled Helpline number : 044-25354457, Passenger Helpline number: 138, RPF Helpline number : 182, GRP Helpline number:1512
KARMA Power Wheelchair KP-12T for Children with Cerebral Palsy / Muscular Dystrophy
List of State wise Commissioners Details for Persons with Disabilities State Name Address Telephone Number Andhra Pradesh Smt. K. Sarada Devi Commissioner, Disabilities, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh, Vikalangula Sankshema Bhavan, Near Louis Braille Flyover, Nalgonda ‘X’ Roads, Malakpet, Hyderabad – 500036 (040) 24559048, 24554873, 24559047 24554873(Telefax) Arunachal Pradesh Mrs. Madhu K Garg Commissioner, Disabilities, […]
Disabled Population in India as per census 2011 (2016 updated) – In India out of the 121 Cr, 2.68 Cr disabled which is 2.21% of the total population.
Webinar : SDM Health Justice Lecture Series – Break the silence on TB and disabilities | Speaker Nandita Venkatesan. Friday, 11th August 2017.
Chalte Raho is a walking stick that stimulates movement in Parkinson’s patients with Freezing of gait. Launched in 2017 it is already helping people all over India move better.
NITI Aayog’s three Year Action Plan is quite impressive for persons with disabilities