Syed Qasim Naveed Qamar has said that Sindh Government was ensuring special seats in all means of transport for persons with disabilities
and allotting them parking space exclusively at all public places.
Reporting to the 12th Session of the United Nations Conference of State Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
And our radical welfare reforms, through Universal Credit, will support more persons with disabilities
The directive falls in line with a recommendation of the Minister of Labor and Social Development, who is also the Chairman of the Authority for the Care of Persons with Disabilities
Ahmed Al-Rajhi, to use a unified term for persons with disabilities
The prime minister while chairing the federal cabinet meeting here directed that the program for persons with disabilities
will include working out modalities to ensure that all present and future pro-persons with disabilities policies are brought under the ambit of 'Ehsas Programme'.
The primary reason given for that sad state of affairs is stigma, where you find some people not wanting to identify themselves as persons with disabilities
or even others being hidden by their caregivers, hence missing an opportunity to be counted.
Secretary Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
Khalid Chachar, Deputy Secretary Shahzaib Shaikh and other officers also attended the meeting.
Talking to APP Secteraty Rabia Javeria Aga said that according to ICT rights the persons with disabilities
bill 2018 the fund would be managed by the council.
If there has been any government that has been on the side of Persons with Disabilities
it my government.
The ICT Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Act, 2018 outlaws discrimination on the basis of disability and calls for equal treatment of all.
He also added, ' Sindh government is fully committed for capacity building of Persons with Disabilities
and ready to provide assistance to WHO in all districts of the province '.
He further said that the government's legislation in this respect was also ready to enable the persons with disabilities
to surmount all barriers.