Disabled people angry over not getting pension.



Angry at the non-receipt of pension, the protesters started protesting in front of Gandhi Park. The secretariat of the PwD was planned, but CO City Shekhar Chandra Suyal, who arrived at the scene, explained it and got the Director of the Social Welfare Department to speak from the spot. After this, the anger of the differently-abled was calmed and he returned to his homes.

About 50 PwDs reached outside Gandhi Park at 10 am under the banner of Nanda Devi Poor Poor Divyang Welfare Association and started shouting slogans. CO City immediately rushed to the spot after receiving information about the demonstration. He made social welfare director Vinod Kumar Goswami talk to the office bearers of the association. State president of the association Basant Thapliyal said that he has been assured to put it in the salary account in three days on behalf of the director. The state president said that due to the lockdown, the pension of three months from April to June was issued in April only. is. 80 percent of the disabled are dependent on pension, in such a situation, there is a crisis of bread for two times.
He said that the director has assured that from December, pension of PwDs will come to the account every month. Apart from this, in his other demands, it has also been agreed to give 10 kiosks and pheasants to the differently-abled, fill the backlog in the divyang quota. The state president said that if his demands are not taken care of in 15 days, he will again take to the streets.

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