NTPC , India’s largest power generating company has entered into an agreement with Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) to benefit around 5000 Persons with Disability in the neighborhood of NTPC stations / projects over a period of three years starting 2016-17. ALIMCO shall provide NTPC technical support and carry out assessment studies for identifying the Persons with Disability beneficiaries, type of Aids and Assistive devices required for them. Procurement of these Aids and Assistive devices also distribution camps in the neighborhood of NTPC stations is also part of the agreement.
ALIMCO will also extend support for training of rehab professionals engaged at Disability Rehabilitation Centres at some of the NTPC projects to update them about the new trends in Prosthetic and Orthotic fitment. Shri S K Jain, ED (HR, R&R & CSR) NTPC and Shri D R Sarin CMD ALIMCO signed the agreement in the presence of Shri U P Pani, Director (HR) NTPC in New Delhi.