Disability certificates given to 1,500 children
More than 1500 children received their disability certificates during a special camp held in Nagpur recently.
7000 children from rural and urban areas had attended the camp and they were screened by doctors.
The camp was organized by the social welfare department, zilla parishad, education department, Nagpur Municipal Corporation, District Disability Rehabilitation centre and the collectorate in a joint effort.
The camp identified 5000 children with disabilities and their disability certificates will be sent to them by post.
Certificates were given to children with limb disability, blindness, hearing problems, mental retardation, autism and other diseases.