65.(A) PERSONAL ACCIDENT RELIEF FOR DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSONS

1.

Gist of the Scheme

1.   Accident relief given to Differently Abled persons upto a sum of Rs.1,00,000/- (Death)
2.   Loss of both Legs / both  hands / one hand and one leg / loss of sight in both eyes  - Rs.1,00,000/-
3.   Loss of one hand or leg or loss of sight in one eye
(Rs.50,000/-)
4.   Total disablement not covered in Sl.No.2 and 3 above Rs.25,000/-

2.

Eligibility Criteria

Any Differently Abled persons holding National Identity card
for Differently Abled and registered as member in the Welfare
Board for the Differently Abled.

 

3.

 

Whether form of application is prescribed

 

Yes. Available with District Differently Abled Welfare Office.

4.

Certificates to be furnished

Medical  Certificates,  Identity  card  issued  by  the  Welfare
Board for the Differently Abled.

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