Come April and private companies along with government ministries and departments will need to answer a series of questions pertaining to rights of persons with disabilities.
This Scheme is applicable to Employees with Disabilities, who are working in Department of Personnel and Training
Govt of India, Ministry of Personnel, P.G. & Pensions OM describes “medical authority” competent to issue disability certificate as per M/o Health & Family Welfare Notification No.S.13020/1/2010, dated 18.6.2010
In addition to increase in many allowances specific to Persons with disabilities, 7th Pay Commission also recommends for merger of Special Disability Leave in Work Related Illness and Injury Leave
Railway Board has been providing various facilities to persons with disabilities including providing scribes for written examinations for recruitment. Now this facility is extended to Departmental Examinations as far as persons with difficulties are concerned
Order of Court of Chief Commissioner for Persons with disabilities has been sent to UPSC, SSC, Railways, IBPS, CBSE, UGC, CPSE etc for providing proper allocation of seats to persons with disabilities
Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment provides details of facilities provided to differently abled in Railway Journey and Public Buildings
Persons with Disabilities to get uniform upper age limit relaxation of 10 years for all Posts (Group A, B and C) in Central Government
Guidelines issued by Railway Board for providing training facilities to persons with disabilities – Railway Board Order
time frame fixed for filling up of vacancies for persons with disabilities in Central Government offices
Personnel Ministry has set up a Committee as per the Court directions to monitor filling up of posts meant for persons with disabilities.
Persmin has issued an OM regarding request for Voluntary Retirement Scheme for those suffering from disability.
Persmin has issued an OM granting age relaxation for the physically disabled persons
Ministry of Personnel. Public Grievances & Pensions, Department of Personnel & Training has issued an OM revising the leave rules for disabled persons