In the Corona transition period, the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities has also taken up the task of the Prime Minister’s Skill Development Department in relation to the intention of employing more and more persons with disabilities.
After the mandatory to give 70 percent jobs to the training institutes, now the disabled will get more job opportunities. The Saubhagya Foundation which is responsible for the differently abled in Lucknow, will be given more job opportunities for the Deaf.
The foundation’s managing president Amit Mehrotra said that in relation to the intention of the Prime Minister’s Skill Development Mission, job opportunities will be given, for this, many private institutions are in contact. Online employment fairs will start as Corona infection subsides. The job was also given in the transition period last year.
10 thousand rupees for financial assistance
Ration card is being made for all the persons with disabilities under the self-reliant India scheme. With the registration of new disabled people, more than 18 thousand people with disabilities registered in Lucknow will be linked with pension as well as self-employment.
Action is being taken to send the pension of 500 rupees for the disabled to their account at the right time. Disabled persons, who despite having a disability, have not made a certificate, their disability certificate will be made through the District Chief Medical Officer. An economic aid of 10 thousand rupees will also be provided.
Incentive amount on marriage:
There is a provision to provide incentives to PwDs under the Marriage-Marriage Incentive Award Scheme operated by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities. Under the scheme, the disabled couple will be given incentive award of 15 thousand for getting married and 20 thousand for getting disabled for the woman. Not only this, both will get an incentive of Rs 35 thousand if they are disabled.
How to apply for incentive amount on marrige?
Online applications can be made on the website UPSDC.GOV.in with disability certificate, marriage registration certificate, Aadhaar card.