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Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disability affairs.



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The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities in the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment facilitates empowerment of the persons with disabilities, who as per Census 2011 are 2.68 crore and are 2.21 percent of the total population of the Country. These include persons with Visual, Hearing, Speech & Locomotive disability, Mental Retardation, Mental Illness, Multiple Disability and any other disabilities.

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This is an interactive platform for communities of persons with disabilities who are engaged in the process of collective learning in a shared domain. This will help the groups of people to share a concern, learning and information related to the domain of their interest. Disability wise communities can actively interact on this platform in the interest of their welfare and rehabilitation.

What's New

  • Comprehensive Disability Inclusive Guidelines for protection and safety of persons with disabilities (Divyangjan) during COVID 19.
  • Minutes of the Screening Commitee under the ADIP Scheme held on 16.03.2018
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  • Invitation of Applications for The National Award for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, 2018. Please go to National Awards Menu
  • Appointment to the post of CCPD
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