Applications invited from differently-abled for welfare schemes

By Author  |  Published: 13th Nov 2017  9:44 pm

Hyderabad: The Department for Disabled Welfare and Senior Citizens has called for application from differently-abled students and senior citizens to apply for welfare schemes that they are eligible for.

As reported in these columns on Monday, the department announced that it would give away 4G enabled smart phones, laptops and MP3 players to differently-abled students.

In a press note issued on Monday, it said that people can download the application forms from, The filled up forms would then be sent to the Joint Managing Director’s office and after verification, the gadgets would be issued. Also, it plans to give three-wheeler (retro-fitted) vehicles to physically-challenged persons.