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Arunachal Pradesh

1.Reservation in Government Job: In Gr. ‘C’ and ‘D’posts the Government ‘reservation’ are provided in direct recruitment for physically handicapped persons as indicated below:

Reservation for The Handicapped

Category of handicapped

Percentage of reservation

Visually handicapped


Orthopaedically handicapped


Hearing handicapped


2. Assistance for self employment:

Disabled persons get assistance for self employment. For details pl. refer the list (Appendix–A)

3.Assistance for purchase of aids and appliances:

Economic assistance by way of ex–gratia relief is provided by the Dir. of Social Welfare for the Welfare and Rehabilitation and for purchase of aids and appliances.

4.Other Concessions/Facilities:

Medical expenses – Reimbursement for medical treatment is given to those disabled person whose family income is less then Rs.200/– p.m. and who is not in receipt of adequate medical reimbursement from any other sources. The amount given for this purpose should not exceed Rs.5,000/– including the cost of Prosthetic aids. Journey expense for patient and one escort shall be paid. Director, Government of Health Services shall sanction the amount.

5.Concerned Officers -

A. For Concession Programme, Economic Assistant, Welfare and Rehabilitation -
Social Welfare,
Neharlagur, Itanagar
Office Order No. SCA–140/84(PT)–22388

B. For Medical Treatment -
Director of Health Services,

C. For enforcement of provision made in R/R for employment of disabled

Dy. Secy.(W) is the nodal officer.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 December 2011 14:42