Wednesday, October 5, 2022

DC Longleng informs on assistance to PwDs and senior citizens

Deputy commissioner (DC) Longleng has informed all concerned that under the Assistance to Disabled Persons (ADIP) & Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana (RVY) scheme, Longleng district administration and the department of Social Welfare, Longleng, in coordination with Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of Indian (ALIMCO) will be conducting a disability identification camp for persons with disabilities (PwDs) and beneficiaries identification camp for senior citizens on September 22.
According to a DIPR report, DC informed that required documents under RVY scheme for senior citizens (age 60 years & above) include—passport size photo (2×); copy of age & address proof (aadhar card/voter ID) or any valid govt ID card; income certificate (equal or below Rs. 15000/ month) issued by appropriate authority and photocopy of BPL card or proof of receiving old age pension under IGNOAPS or state government pension for BPL categories.
For required documents under ADIP scheme documents required include—passport size photo (2×); copy of age and address proof (aadhaar card/voter ID) or any valid govt ID card; income certificate (equal to or below Rs. 22500/month) issued by appropriate authority and disability certificate having disability 40% or above.
In this regard, DC has informed that the required documents from intended beneficiaries are to be furnished to the office of the undersigned on or before September 19, in order to avail the benefits.