Minister directs to establish land to assemble stadium for para-players
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister Aruna Chaudhary, on Tuesday, stated that 4% reservation quota for Divyangjans (Person with Disabilities) in government jobs will be ensured and out of fifty,000 vacancies, introduced by the Punjab Government to be stuffed in varied departments this yr, 2000 posts of PwDs would be stuffed.
Presiding over a gathering of the State Advisory Board (PwDs) right here at Punjab Bhawan, Chaudhary stated that fulfilling its dedication, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh led Punjab Government has already enhanced social safety pensions for all sections together with PwDs from Rs.750 to Rs1500, which can be obtainable for them from July 1 onwards. The Cabinet Minister directed the officers to establish 35 acres of land for the stadium, to be constructed for para gamers, on the earliest in order that the development work of the stadium might be began quickly.
Reviewing the progress of welfare schemes for Divyangjans of varied departments, Chaudhary instructed to guarantee implementation of provisions of disabled-friendly services for Divyang individuals and kids in the parks, bus stands and buses and many others. and requested to submit the assessment report on the earliest in order that services might be offered, the place such facilities will not be obtainable. She categorically requested the authorities to ship instances of these kids and the households, who’ve misplaced their breadwinners to the COVID for well timed offering them monetary help and advantages of varied government schemes.
The Minister requested the officers of Education, Sports, Transport and different departments to commonly assessment applications and schemes for PwDs of their departments and inform the division of social safety, girls and little one growth instantly in case of any lack. Besides this, she directed the departments to expedite the digitization course of of varied playing cards for the disabled comparable to Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Card and Job Card.
Chaudhary knowledgeable that the social safety division has to this point acquired a complete 3,54,478 functions from UDID, out of which 2,11,848 playing cards have been made and remaining will be processed quickly.
Before the onset of the assembly, which was attended by members of State Advisory Board, Principal Secretary Raji P. Shrivastava, Director Mr. Vipul Ujwal, Additional Director Lilly Chaudhary, Joint Director Mr. Charanjit Singh Mann, Deputy Director Mr. Gurjinder Singh Maur and others, a two minute silence was additionally noticed to pay tributes to Late Davinder Singh, superintendent of the division, who died due to COVID.