Certificate of Differently abled

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Unique ID for Persons with Disabilities project is being implemented with a view of creating a National Database for PwDs, and to issue a Unique Disability Identity Card to each person with disabilities. The project will not only encourage transparency, efficiency and ease of delivering the government benefits to the person with disabilities, but also ensure uniformity.The project will also help in stream-lining the tracking of physical and financial progress of beneficiary at all levels of hierarchy of implementation – from village level, block level, District level , State level and National level.

The Government of Assam has notified the Medical Authorities to issue Certificate for the Differently abled persons. The Government has notified the selected Authorities as competent to issue the Certificates.

Process Flow:

Follow the Guidelines given below in Schedule I

Eligibility Criteria:

  • He should be a citizen of India
  • He/she should have a physical disability

Documents Required:

  • Signature/Thumb impression of the patient countersigned by the Medial Superintendent/CMO/Head of Hospital (with seal)
  • Recent attested photograph showing the disability affixed here.

Important Timeline:

Validity : Permanent

How to apply:

Follow the guidelines as given in Schedule I

Schedule I   

Click here to view the Guidelines to obtain Disability Certificate   

Type of Service:

Both Online and Offline

Whom to Contact:

Department of Social Justice and Empowerment , Assam.

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