NHPC signs MOU with ALIMCO for providing Assistive Aids and Devices to persons with disabilities (PwDs)

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By Sarkaritel January 30, 2020 19:18


NHPC, India’s premier hydropower company has signed an MOU with ALIMCO in presence of Sh. Nikhil Kumar Jain, Director (Personnel) NHPC and Sh. D.R. Sarin, CMD, ALIMCO for providing Assistive Aids and Devices to persons with disabilities (PwDs). The Aids and Assistive Devices shall be provided to around 2000 Divyangjans (PwDs) at 07 (seven) locations across the country i.e. Bandipora (J&K), West Siang and Kamble (Arunachal Pradesh), Lakhimpur and Dhemaji (Assam), Pithoragarh (Uttarakhand) and Churachandpur (Manipur). Speaking on the occasion Shri N.K. Jain, Director (Personnel) NHPC said, “The MOU has been signed between NHPC and ALIMCO with the aim of empowering divyangjans (PwDs) in order to be at par with mainstream society and also explore newer opportunities in life.”

Earlier also NHPC held a camp on 6th Feb. 2019 in Baramulla, J&K wherein more than 200 persons with disabilities were provided Aids and Assistive Devices.

NHPC in its CSR outreach during last 2 years has also provided Skill Development Training to 7000 no. of unemployed youth including divyangjans (PwDs) for vocational purposes across various locations of the country at Baramulla, Bandipura, Kathua, Reasi, Jammu in J&K, Kullu, Mandi, Chamba in HP, Tanakpur, Pithoragarh, Tehri Garhwal in Uttrakhand, Singtam in Sikkim, Siliguri and Darjelling in West Bengal, Lakhimpur & Sonitpur in Assam, Zero in Arunachal Pradesh.

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By Sarkaritel January 30, 2020 19:18