Include blood disorder category in UPSC exam form, demands MP

The central government have set down the various types of physical disabilities and according to that such physically disabled people get various rights which are reserved for them including reservation in government jobs. But still people suffering from disabilities of blood deficiency disorders like thalassemia, haemophilia, sickle cell, sickle cell are not getting benefits from government in the reserved categories

Include blood disorder category in UPSC exam form, demands MPWhile speaking in the Lok Sabha during the zero hour, Shiv Sena MP, Dr Shrikant Shinde raised this issue and demanded that the people suffering from disabilities due to some blood disorder, should also be a beneficiary in government benefits and reservation in jobs. He also said that Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) examination form […]

Health Ministry grants approval for medical admission under disabilities quota

The percentage of seats to be filled up by persons with disabilities has been increased from 3% to 5% in accordance with the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016

Health Ministry grants approval for medical admission under disabilities quotaThe Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has granted approval to amend the regulation for admission to PG medical courses in order to expand the scope of persons with disabilities getting benefit of reservation. Commenting on this decision,  Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, J P Nadda stated that after twenty years the Government […]