More

    Distribution of several kits to Divyangs in Vadodara by PM Narendra Modi

    Must Read

    More special trains of WR affected due to Kisan agitation at Punjab

    Due to Kisan agitation in Punjab, train movement has been affected resulting in diversion of few trains...

    Army cyclists revisit capture of Parbat Ali in 1971 war

    On 30 November 2020, a team of 20 Indian Army cyclists of 'Konark Corps'  embarked upon cyclothon...

    146 hospitals designated as Covid hospital in Vadodara

    Hospitals having 6225 beds designated from 1st December As part of our proactive and...

    The happiness on the face of Annapurna a 13 year old girl coming from Savli was clearly seen as she came here in Vadodara to collect her kit.

    0dab43ef-d95a-46bd-8c3b-f99aa1c3807b

    7th standard girl, after receiving the kit jubilantly said that now she don’t have to depend on others for help. Like Annapurna many people coming from different cities all across Gujarat are happy to get the kits which are costly if they purchase outside.

    a3b7dfb5-0da4-43c1-8cb4-69d38d05edee

    For the Divyangs the administration had put up various stalls to distribute the kits. The administration divided the aids per stalls and the beneficiaries are getting the aids after producing the receipts at the counter. There are total 22 stalls put outside the main pandal where the beneficiaries are getting the aids.

     

    Stalls 3 to 9 the TLM kits for Mentally challenged, 10 to 12 for walking aids (Rollator, crutches,walking sticks), 13 to 15 for hearing aids, 16 to 21 for Artificial limbs and callipers and 22 to 24 for the visually challenged (Braile cane, slate, kit, smart phone, Daisy player, Smart cane) are put there for the people.

    img-20161022-wa0019

    “For Mental illness we have 1561 kits against 1338 beneficiaries, for hearing aids we have 2461 kits against 1230 beneficiaries, for artificial limbs and callipers we have 1974 kits against 1874 beneficiaries and for visual aids we have 1873 kits against 1450 beneficiaries who have registered with us. In short we have enough stock for the people here and we also make arrangements for those who failed to register earlier. We make pre registration counters at the entry and later we give them the kits after the programme,” said Dr. P.R. Darji Liasioning officer.

    img-20161022-wa0013

    Interesting gadgets in the programme-

    In the stall from 22 to 24 many interesting gadgets for the visually impaired people are worth a watch for.

    c1bdfbc6-3db6-465a-a985-ce26621431b7

    Flextalk Digi Player is a device for the visually impaired who can use the device for their advantage. They can download book in PDF and word format to listen it in English and Hindi language. The device also can be use for recording, audio and page jump functions which the user can use later. The device support SD card and three power options for the user.

    Secondly Smart cane for the blind people which can alert the user about the obstructions on the way. The sensor based Cane can alert the user before three meters so that he or she can take precautions. Earlier the stick alert the user when it touched the obstructions.

    img-20161022-wa0007

    A smart phone for the visually handicapped is yet another product distributed here at the programme. The android based mobile have two functions for the visually impaired people. First is screen reader for the total blind and the second application a Screen Magnifier for the low vision.

    img-20161022-wa0020

    Other then this learning and teaching aids for the mentally challenged, Artificial limbs and Ortho components for the physically challenged and other kits were distributed to the beneficiaries through the stalls put up outside the main arena.

    6b554461-ba59-4923-9c07-484f27d81791

    LEAVE A REPLY

    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    Latest News

    More special trains of WR affected due to Kisan agitation at Punjab

    Due to Kisan agitation in Punjab, train movement has been affected resulting in diversion of few trains...

    Army cyclists revisit capture of Parbat Ali in 1971 war

    On 30 November 2020, a team of 20 Indian Army cyclists of 'Konark Corps'  embarked upon cyclothon from Jalipa to Myjlar in...

    146 hospitals designated as Covid hospital in Vadodara

    Hospitals having 6225 beds designated from 1st December As part of our proactive and advance planning Vadodara administration have...

    Covid 19 cases reached 18027 in Vadodara after 112 new cases on Monday

    Continue the rise Covid 19 cases in Vadodara reached 18027 after 112 cases registered in last 24 hours. Total 155 patients discharged...

    Vadodara City Police collected 8.62 lakhs as fine for not wearing masks

    Vadodara City Police has carried out special drive to take effective and result-oriented action against those who do not wear masks. The...

    More Articles Like This

    - Advertisement -