Events at a glance

Events :-

  • The office of the State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities was involved in a major way in enabling persons with disabilities to get the ADHAR- Unique Identification Number in the Mysore and Tumkur Districts.
  • In Co-ordination with the Karnataka Vocational Training Corporation of the Labour Department in Karnataka action has been taken to conduct job melas to provide job opportunities for persons with disabilities.
  • A workshop was conducted for the Non-Governmental Organizations regarding creating public awareness regarding census 2011 to enable the persons with disabilities to be counted in the census 2011.
  • Participated in the workshop regarding New Law for persons with disabilities at New Delhi and Bangalore.
  • A workshop on Role of the Municipal Commissioners in implementing the Persons with Disabilities Act 1995 and the UNCRPD guidelines was conducted.
  • A public hearing was conducted at Bijapur and Chickballapur regarding violation of rights of persons with disabilities.
  • During the year more than 1133 grievances have been redressed due to the intervention of the office of the State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities.