CHENNAI: The state authorities has initiated the method of filling the backlog of vacancies in posts in each authorities division and public sector undertakings (PSUs) allotted for individuals with disabilities. Nodal officers have been appointed in all departments and PSUs to conduct particular drives to clear the backlog in vacancies. The marketing campaign would make sure that individuals with disabilities are given 4% reservation as per part 34 (1) the Proper of Individuals with Disabilities Act, 2016.
Up to now, the social welfare division has recognized as many as 1,095 vacancies, together with 380 within the schooling division and 214 within the well being division, within the authorities sector. The method of accumulating particulars from PSUs remains to be on. “The vacancies might be crammed up within the subsequent six months by conducting particular drives by the respective departments,” mentioned an official within the social welfare division.
“The nodal officers can be accountable for the complete means of the particular recruitment drive, ranging from figuring out vacancies until the recruitment is accomplished,” added the official.
The state authorities had introduced the structure of a panel to observe the implementation of social justice in schooling, employment, postings and promotions. The panel would play a vital position in guaranteeing that the long-pending vacancies meant for individuals with disabilities are crammed up.
“We would like the state authorities to method the problem in a futuristic means. The panel can not restrict its authority on pending vacancies alone. Discovering jobs must be an train that’s skilled, scientific, sturdy and participatory to make sure social justice. To realize that, the federal government ought to appoint representatives of the group to replicate the views and ideas of the in a different way abled,” mentioned Prof Deepak Nathan, a incapacity rights activist and founding father of December 3 Motion.