Program for distribution of appliances for Senior Citizens belonging to BPL catogery in all GPU’s of South District conducted
Namchi, 17th December : The District Social Welfare Division, under Women and Child Development Department in coordination with District Administrative Department and Panchayat of South District conducted a program for distribution of appliances for Senior Citizens belonging to BPL catogery in all GPU’s of South District.
The program was attended by Deputy Director, Social Welfare Division, Women and Child Development Department, Social Welfare Inspector and Panchayat of respective GPU’s.
A total of 200 plus beneficiaries were identified and under the implementation of National Action Plan for Senior Citizens Appliances like Folding Commode Chair, Quadripod Walking Sticks, Sanitizer, Hotbags, Flasks and Blankets were distributed to the beneficiaries from 9th December to 13th December and also 66 nos of Glucometer (sugar testing kit) were distributed as per the demand of the respective PHC Doctor of South District under the said scheme.
Press Release from the office of DC South