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POPULATION OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES:

Total population of National Capital Territory of Delhi is 1, 67, 87, 941 (as per Census 2011) and the population of persons with disabilities in the territory is 2, 34, 882 i.e. 1.4% of the total population. The population of persons with various disabilities as per census 2011 is as under:

Disability

Census

(%)

In Seeing

In Hearing

In Speech

In Movement

Mental Retardation

Mental Illness

Any Other

Multiple Disability

Total

30,124

34,499

15,094

67,383

16,338

10,046

37,013

24,385

2,34,882

12.8

14.7

06.4

28.7

06.9

04.3

15.8

10.4

100

 

 

                 STATUS OF IMPLEMENTATION OF PWD ACT, 1995

                                     (REPORT AS ON 31.03.2016)

 

1.        Name of State/UT:     National Capital Territory of Delhi

2.        Population of the State/UT: 1,67,87,941 (as per Census 2011)

3.        Population of Persons with Disabilities:       2, 34,882(1.4%)

4.        Number of Districts and Blocks in the State/UT:    11 Districts and 11 Blocks

5.     Whether Medical Authorities have been notified for issuance of Disability Certificates in each District of the State/UT: Yes

6.  Number of Districts and PHCs/CHCs where Medical Authority has not been constituted: Proposed notification of Hospitals as per MLA Area put up which would then cover all the Districts of Delhi.

7.    Total number of Disability Certificates issued in the State/UT: 1,47,227

8.   Number of Disability Certificates issued during the Financial Year (i.e. 01.04.2016-31.03.2017): 12,522

      9.   Education (Section 26-31)

      10.  (i) Total number of children with disabilities upto 18 years of age in the State/UT: 38,188 (As per census 2011)

      11. (ii) Number of disabled children upto 18 years of age studying in schools:

 

 

 


Blind / Low Vision

Locomotor Disabled

Mentally Retarded

Speech & Hearing Impaired

Other Disabilities

In Regular School

In Special School

In Regular School

In Special School

In Regular School

In Special School

In Regular School

In Special School

In Regular School

In Special School

DoE

6737

-

2378

-

1184

-

2319

-

3465

-

East DMC

157

-

383

-

144

-

90

-

881

-

North DMC

295

-

412

-

109

-

20

-

267

-

NDMC

-

-

-

143

-

15

-

-

-

-

DSW

-

118

-

-

-

49

-

1255

-

-

Total

7189

118

3173

143

1437

64

2429

1255

4613

-

 

 

 

 

Redressal of Grievances of State Commissioner of Persons with Disabilities Office

Year

Pending  cases for previous year

Total no. of cases received in current year

Disposed of cases

Remained cases

2016-2017

203

336

244

295

2015-2016

191

289

278

203

2014-2015

104

293

206

191

2013-2014

72

288

256

104

 

 

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