Screening of persons with disabilities

Report by: 
DEEPAK SHARMA
MANGAN
22 Aug 2018

The third round of screening of persons with disabilities (Divyanga) was conducted at Lower Tumin Barang under the aegis of Kalpataru Prathisthan on Wendesday. More then 84 persons registered themselves as patients for screening.  The Prathisthan has the patronage of Sikkim Home Minister Ugen T Gyastho Bhutia and Lok Sabha M.P. P.D. Rai. The Prathisthan works towards the identification of all such persons, their relief and rehabilitation; from each according to his ability to each according to need. The first round of screening was held at Rakdong Tintek BAC and the second round at PWD guest house Kambal. The Kalpataru Prathisthan aims at reaching out each Divyanga in the area and would expand its activities in other villages as well, says its president Hem Raj Adhikary.