Adviser to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister on Social Welfare and Women Development Dr Meher Taj Roghani has said government will soon distribute special laptops and cash amount among blind students.
The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is working on a project to distribute laptops among the blind students of the province by taking into account the importance of every segment of society for the overall development.
KPK Govt to Distribute Special Laptops Among Blind Students Soon and will also distribute cash amount among them.
According to Dr Mehar, KPK Govt to distribute special laptops among blind students soon and will also distribute cash amount among them. Moreover these laptops will be of special kind that will cater the needs of blind students and definitely will provide help to them. Along with the laptops, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government will also distribute cash amount among them soon.
Presiding over a meeting in Peshawar She added by saying that:
The government is especially focusing on enhancing the capabilities of blind people by means of equipping them with modern technology.
According to the last survey which was done in 1998, the ratio of blind people in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is 1.21% which means around 21,300 people suffer from this disability while a good chunk of 85 thousand is below 18 years of age. However, the current proportion is supposed to be very different today after 17 years.