Office of the State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities

Government of Odisha, Bhubaneswar

Success Story

Shri Mayadhar Patra

Shri Mayadhar Patra, At- Saltara, Po- Gediapalli, Via- baghamari, Dist- Khordha filed a complaint on 15.09.2014 saying that he is a PWD with 70% Loco-motor disability. He boarded a bus bearing No.OR-02-D-9970 at Khordha bypass on dt.07.08.2014 to go to Kavisuryanagar. The seats earmarked for PWDs were occupied by some other passengers. The Conductor of the bus asked him to sit on the engine bonnet and demanded full fare. When the Complainant... Read more

Shri Goutam Das

Shri Goutam Das, Flat No.17, Block No.5, Metrocity Apartments, Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar filed a complaint on 10.09.2014 that he is a person with 60% Loco-motor disability and is working as Manager, Centralised clearing Processing Cell, Bhubaneswar of State Bank of India, L.H.O., Bhubaneswar. The Complainant alleged that he has been transferred from Bhubaneswar to Sambalpur by the authorities despite his approach allow him to continue at... Read more

Sri Sarthika Sahu

Sri Sarthika Sahu of Nayakpada in Bargarh is a person with 100% Visual Impairment. He was working as teacher in Mastertikira PUPS School under the administrative control of DEO and Collector, Bargarh but he was transferred from that school to Rohinia UGHS School by order No.873 dt.17.09.2014 of BEO, Bargarh. As such transfer was against the Resolution No.34450/Gen. Dt.03.12.2013 of G.A Department, Govt. of Odisha. He sought intervention of... Read more

The Odisha Association of the Deaf

The Odisha Association of the Deaf, 105/A, Pallaspalli, Aerodrome Area, Bhubaneswar-751020 submitted a petition on 16.08.2014 originally addressed to the Commissioner-cum-Secretary, W & CD Dept., Govt. of Odisha drawing the attention of all concerned to provide Conveyance Allowance to Govt. employees with Hearing Impairment as the Govt. of India in OM No.21 (2) 2011/E.II (B) dt.19.02.2014 of Ministry of Finance, Dept. of Expenditure has... Read more