Reservation in jobs and education for disabled people in Bihar

Bihar government will soon start reservations in government jobs and educational institutions for persons with disabilities.

The reservation has been approved by the cabinet members and will be implemented in some time.

The government will also be setting up a state advisory board for the people with disabilities.

The board will ensure that the provisions of the Persons With Disabilities Act, 2016 are being followed in the state.

The advisory board will consist of district representatives and secretaries of government departments.