Manipur government to give pension to 100 disabled people every month
100 people with disabilities will be given pensions every month in Manipur.
This was announced by the Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh.
He spoke about the pension on the occasion of the 22nd foundation day of the International Handicapped Welfare Mission Manipur – INHAWEM.
The Manipur government has also launched the 'Chief Minister Gi Shotharabasinggi Tenbang'.
Under the scheme scholarship is given to students with disabilities, and free travel with concessions to differently abled persons.
It also provides several other benefits to the senior citizens.
The government has urged the people to come forward and avail of these schemes.