Deendayal Disabled Rehabilitation Scheme

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The umbrella Central Sector Scheme of the Ministry of Social Justice And empowerment  called "Scheme to Promote Voluntary Action for Persons with Disabilities" was revised w.e.f. 01.04.2003 and was renamed as the "Deendayal Disabled Rehabilitation Scheme (DDRS)". Objectives The objectives of the scheme are: To create an enabling environment to ensure … [Read more...]

Alcohol And Drug Abuse: Causes Effect And Control

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Launching its flagship world drug report 2012, United Nations Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC) said, "Heroin, cocaine and other drugs continue to kill around 200,000 people a year, shattering families and bringing misery to thousands of other people, insecurity and the spread of HIV". Enormity of substance abuse problem in India is no less different. Its … [Read more...]