49. Maintenance Allowance to severely Disabled Persons

1.

Gist of the Scheme

Maintenance  allowance  is  given  at  the  rate  of
Rs.1,000/-  per  month  to  the  severely  Differently Abled persons who cannot be rehabilitated by any other assistance. The Allowance is sent through “ “Core Banking system” to their bank account.

2.

Eligibility Criteria

The extent of disability should be more than 75%.
Severely Differently Abled persons who cannot be rehabilitated through any other scheme.

3.

Whether   form   of   application   is
prescribed.

Yes.  Prescribed  format  is  available  with  District
Differently Abled Welfare Officers.

4.

Certificates to be furnished

National Identity Card   for the Differently Abled and residence Proof Certificate

5.

Officer to whom the application is to
be submitted

District Differently Abled Welfare Officer

 

6.

 

Grievances if any to be addressed to

Principal Secretary / State Commissioner for the
Differently Abled,
State Resource cum Training Centre Campus, Jawaharlal Nehru Inner Ring Road,
K.K. Nagar, Chennai – 600 078.
Ph: 044-24719947 / 48 / 49 / District Collector.