T'gana: Differently-abled struggle as Aasara pension scheme proves ineffective
Click here to read full article from source
Hyderabad, Sept. 1 -- The Aasara pension scheme, supposed to aid among other groups, the differently-abled community, has provided next to nil results. In connection to the same, the Telangana Disabled Welfare Society (TDWS) carried out a protest on Tuesday, in the hopes that it would garner the necessary support to remedy the situation.
However, considering the past response of the state government, it seems unlikely that the situation will improve. The protestors remarked that over the last three years, the government has not disbursed funds under the Aasara scheme as a result of which, the differently-abled community which is supposed to get Rs 3016 is struggling to make their basic ends meet.
Syed Afroz, the president of TDWS has ti...
To read the full article or to get the complete feed from this publication, please Contact Us