The main objective of this scheme is to provide financial grant to person with disabilities to buy artificial limbs and auxiliary equipment whose (employed or self employed) or whose family’s income (in case of dependant) is not more than the decided BPL limit i.e., Rs.46080/- for rural areas and Rs.56460/- for urban areas from all sources and this annual income is scaled for per family or as per the amendments made by the Uttar Pradesh Government.
Under this scheme, for the purchase of artificial limbs and auxiliary equipment for person with disabilities, maximum amount of financial grant will be Rs.8000/- or the grant as decided by or amended by the Uttar Pradesh Government.
Persons with Disabilities who come under poverty line (Rs.46080/- in rural areas and Rs.56460/- in urban areas, this income has been decided per family annually) will be eligible for the grant or as per the guidelines of Uttar Pradesh government. To receive grant, income certificate issued by Hon'ble Member of Parliament, Hon'ble MLA, Mayor, Councilor, Nagar Panchayat Chairman, Zila Panchayat Chairman, First Class Magistrate of district, Tehsildar, BDO and Gram Pradhan will be eligible.
Under the scheme, as per the disability, artificial limbs/auxiliary equipment will be provided to the Persons with Disability:-
Persons with disabilities can apply through Office of the PWD Empowerment Officer /Jan Suvidha Kendra/Lokvani and can receive the updated status of E-application.
Auxiliary Equipment will be distributed to beneficiaries through the camps in various districts on basis of “First Come First Serve”.