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Odisha received Manthan Awards 2013 for ‘e-Sakhyam’ - Accessibility portal for State Commission for Persons with Disabilities, Odisha with case management system.
Manthan Award for ‘Social Media & Empowerment’ is a first of its initiative to recognize the BEST use of ICT and digital tools to create holistic and comprehensive impact on people. The award is given to the organisations engaged in promoting digital content inclusiveness in the whole of South Asian & Asia Pacific Nations for development.With the dynamic leadership of Hon’ble Chief Minister of Odisha to work for Persons with Disabilities, Commissioner-Cum- Secretary WCD Department,... Read more

OLATPUR [Cuttack] – Aug 30. Persons with disabilities and differently abled are well cared by Odisha government through numerous schemes and implementing union government sponsored programmes and facilities , identification of physically challenged persons are under progress in state, in order to help this category people further , said state chief minister Naveen Patnaik while attending a regional workshop on ‘creating awareness on disability issues for eastern region’ held at Swami Vivekananda National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research [SVNIRTAR] at Olatapur 15 km away from Cuttack on Friday.

Highlighting his government measures providing benefit to disabled... Read more

Hon’ble Chief Minister, Odisha, Sj. Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the official website of the State Commission for Persons with Disabilities, Odisha on dt-27.04.2013 at 3rd Floor Conference Hall, Odisha Secretariat in a meeting organized by Women and Child Development Department, Govt. of Odisha.

While inaugurating the website, CM highlighted that the State Commission for Persons with Disabilities portal is accessible to all users, irrespective of the device and technology in use or ability. It will provide maximum accessibility and usability to its visitors like Persons with Disabilities (PwD). A user with visual disability can access this website using assistive technologies, such... Read more