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The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment is a Government of India ministry. It is responsible for welfare, social justice and empowerment of disadvantaged and marginalised sections of society, including scheduled castes, Other Backward Classes, trans-people and LGBTQ people, the disabled, the elderly, and the victims of drug abuse.
Delhi HC issues notices to Social Justice Ministry and Delhi Govt on disabled lawyer's plea for financial assistance
The Delhi High Court on Saturday has issued notices to the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Delhi government, and others on a petition filed by a 68-year-old advocate, suffering from disability in her right hand and has no source of income ...
Maharashtra: Dedicated health clinic for transgender people to be started in Pune
As transgender people often face discrimination at hospitals, a clinic is being started in Maharashtra that will provide basic healthcare facilities to them including counselling sessions and lab tests. ...
Mandatory online certification of disability through UDID portal from June 1
The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD) on Thursday made it mandatory for all states and Union Territories to grant a certificate of disability through online mode only using the UDID portal. ...
Ministry of social justice issues directions to facilitate COVID-19 vaccination of senior citizens
Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Rattan Lal Kataria on Tuesday issued directions to officers of the ministry for taking necessary steps to facilitate the COVID-19 vaccination of senior citizens. ...
Haryana to hold massive vaccination drive today
To ensure substantial reach of the COVID-19 vaccine, the health department of Haryana has decided to hold a massive vaccination drive on Monday. ...
No one has done more for Dalits, farmers than Modi govt: Kataria
New Delhi, Feb 9 Union minister Ratanlal Kataria on Tuesday said that no government has done as much ... ...