CHANDIGARH: Punjab Social Safety, Women and Youngster Development Minister Mrs. Aruna Chaudhary, on Tuesday, stated that 4% reservation quota for Divyangjans (Human being with Disabilities) in authorities work will be ensured and out of 50, 000 vacancies, announced by the Punjab Government to be stuffed in several departments this 12 months, 2000 posts of PwDs would be loaded.
Presiding above a assembly of the Condition Advisory Board (PwDs) listed here at Punjab Bhawan, Mrs. Chaudhary mentioned that fulfilling its motivation, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh led Punjab Authorities has previously enhanced social security pensions for all sections which includes PwDs from Rs.750 to Rs1500, which will be available for them from July 1 onwards. The Cabinet Minister directed the officials to detect 35 acres of land for the stadium, to be built for para gamers, at the earliest so that the building do the job of the stadium could be started off quickly.
Examining the development of welfare techniques for Divyangjans of many departments, Mrs. Chaudhary instructed to be certain implementation of provisions of disabled-pleasant facilities for Divyang individuals and small children in the parks, bus stands and buses and many others. and questioned to post the evaluate report at the earliest so that services could be furnished, where by these facilities are not out there. She categorically asked the authorities to deliver instances of those youngsters and the households, who have missing their breadwinners to the COVID for timely providing them money guidance and benefits of various federal government strategies.
The Minister asked the officials of Instruction, Athletics, Transportation and other departments to regularly critique courses and techniques for PwDs of their departments and tell the department of social stability, ladies and little one progress quickly in scenario of any lack. Other than this, she directed the departments to expedite the digitization method of various cards for the disabled this kind of as Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Card and Position Card.
Mrs. Chaudhary educated that the social safety division has so far been given a total 3, 54, 478 programs from UDID, out of which 2, 11, 848 cards have been created and remaining will be processed soon.
Right before the onset of the conference, which was attended by customers of Condition Advisory Board, Principal Secretary Mrs. Raji P. Shrivastava, Director Mr. Vipul Ujwal, Additional Director Mrs. Lilly Chaudhary, Joint Director Mr. Charanjit Singh Mann, Deputy Director Mr. Gurjinder Singh Maur and some others, a two minute silence was also noticed to pay back tributes to Late Davinder Singh, superintendent of the department, who died because of to COVID.