Notification of constitutions of Disability Assessment Board at Tehsil Level has been issued by the Punjab Government. The summary was sent to Chief Minister, Punjab for approval of Constitution of Assessment Board in order to make assessment of disability of the disabled person for the recommendation to be appointed for government jobs in the departments. The Chief Minister, Punjab has been pleased to approve the summary in the public interest and in accordance Directorate General, Social Welfare & Bait-ul-Maal Punjab has issued notification. In pursuance of Section 12(2) of the disabled person (Employment & Rehabilitation) Ordinance, 1981,.
Disability Assessment Board is hereby constitution at Tehsil Level in order to make assessment of disability and to ascertain and determine suitability of the person with disability (PWD) for the job according to disability. In case of non-availability of concerned medical specialist, the case may be referred to concerned DHQ, Hospital by Medical Superintendent, THQ Hospital with the approval of the Board. Composition of the Board of Disability Assessment has been mentioned as under:-
|1.||Medical Superintendent of the Concerned THQ Hospital||Chairman|
|2.||Rep of Labour Department||Member|
|3.||Rep of TEVTA||Member|
|4.||Medical Social Officer of concerned THQ||Member|
|5.||Medial Specialist (Concerned)||Member|
|6.||Deputy Director SW & BM Department||Secretary|
Copy of the notification was sent to Secretary P&SHD, the Secretary Specialized Health Care & Medical Education, Director General & Deputy Directors Social Welfare & Bait-ul-Mal Department, All Medical Officers of THQ & DHQ with the direction to comply as per instruction given in the notification. Notification of Disability Assessment Board can be download by just one click in PDF form.