Country’s all disabled people will get allowance: Minister

Sun Online Desk

17th February, 2019 08:12:10 printer

Country’s all disabled people will get allowance: Minister

The government has a plan to provide allowance to all the disabled people across the country, Social Welfare Minister Nuruzzaman Ahmed told parliament on Sunday.

 

The minister came up with the information while responding to a starred question placed by opposition lawmaker M Moshiur Rahman Ranga of Rangpur-1 in the parliament with Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury in the chair.

 

The country has identified nearly 16.30 lakh disabled people and the programme to recognise the disabled people is going on, he said.

 

Of them, 10 lakhs are getting insolvent disable allowance and other 90,000 disabled are getting education stipend.

 


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