Imphal, August 26: An orientation programme on Empowerment of Person with Disabilities for ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activists) Workers or ganised by the State Commission for Person with Disabilities, Manipur was held today at Lamyanba Shanglen. S. Sharatkumar Sharma, chairperson MCPCR, Dr . R K Kumarjit, Commissioner Director , State Commission for Person with Disabilities and Jacintha Lazarus, Director Social Welfare attended the event. Speaking at the event RK Kumarjit said that the programme is to help identify the differently able person and to give awareness on how to issue certificate to the disables. The event was lar gely attended by ASHA workers of urban area- Imphal East and West.
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