Centre empowers persons with disabilities with universal recognition


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In a bid to empower and enable disabled persons, the Centre today said Universal Disability Identity (UDID) cards will be provided to persons with disabilities which will have universal recognition.
The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan) is in the process of providing UDID cards to persons with disabilities, Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities, Kamlesh Kumar Pandey said at a press conference here. Besides, under skill development, the government has set a target to train five lakh persons with disabilities upto 2018 and 25 lakh persons upto 2022. So far, 44,000 persons with disabilities have been trained, Pandey said.

Source : https://yourstory.com/2016/10/diablility-universal-recognition/

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