Thursday, December 1, 2022

PwDs

Examine if PwDs can be under different categories: SC

The Supreme Court Wednesday asked the Centre to examine how people with disabilities can be put under different categories in civil services.A bench of justices S A Nazeer and V Ramasubramanian said sympathy for disability is one aspect but...

Sensitisation programme on mental health enters day 8

The sensitisation programme on mental health entered the eighth-day, at CTC hall, Chümoukedima, here, on Saturday.The 10-day campaign is being organised by Community Mental Health Programme (CMHP) Prodigals’ Home and state commissioner for Persons with Disabilities (PwDs), supported by...

MDBA organises activities

As part of its yearlong golden jubilee proclamations, Mokokchung District Bar Association (MDBA) interacted with Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) on the topic, “Rights of the Disabled Persons” on October 4-5 at Mongsenyimti Village, Chuchuyimpang Village and Longjang Village respectively....

TEA celebrates 10th foundation day

Tabitha Enabling Academy (TEA) celebrated its 10th Foundation Day on at the school premises, here, on Friday.Speaking at the programme, member, Nagaland Legislative Assembly Khriehu Liezietsu lamented that the society still lacked awareness on the rights of People with...

Training for PWDs volunteers concludes

A three-day training for volunteers for coordinating outreach services for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) organised by Development Association of Nagaland (DAN) under CARE Disability Project concluded on September 22 at DAN Training Centre, Dimapur.In a press release, DAN stated...

46 PwDs receive assistive devices

Forty-six to people with disabilities (PwDs) received assistive devices at the distribution camp held in the conference hall of the additional deputy commissioner (ADC) Planning, Mokokchung on September 17. The scheme was an initiative of the ministry of Social...

Transport deptt informs on vehicles for PwDs

In pursuance of orders dated April 28 and June 28, passed by the court of the State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities and in partial modification of notification dated May 31, the Transport department has authorised workshops for retro-fitment...

Awareness on PwDs held at New Jalukie

An “awareness-cum-consultation programme on disabilities” was organised by National Centre for Promotion of Employment for Disabled People (NCPEDP) – Javed Abidi Fellowship in collaboration with New Jalukie Village Council (NJVC) on August 31 at New Jalukie Village, Peren.A press...

Very limited services for PwDs in Nagaland, says K. Ela

Seminar discusses rights of PwDs, stigma and inclusion Prodigals’ home, Dimapur, director K. Ela on Friday, stated that there were very limited services available in Nagaland for Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) “as we live in a bubble of abled world”.K....

Rio exhorts sportspersons at 1st NOPG 2022

Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio on Monday inaugurated the second Nagaland Olympic and first edition of the Paralympic Games (NOPG), 2022 at Capital Cultural Hall here.Addressing the glittering opening ceremony, Rio remarked that it was a red letter day...