Free medical assessment camp held


A free medical assessment camp of Children with Special Needs (CWSN) of age group of 6-18 years of Bishnupur district was held today at Block Resource Centre Hall, Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), Bishnupur.
The camp was organised by Zonal Education Officer (ZEO)/District Project Officer (DPO), Zone IV, Bishnupur for Inclusive Education for Disabled (IED) in collaboration with the Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Bishnupur.
In today's camp, a total of 15 staff of SSA and doctors and staff of Bishnupur District Hospital examined around 150 children who are mentally retarded, hearing impaired, visual impaired, multiple disabilities etc.
Speaking on the sidelines of the camp, District Co-ordinator IED, Bishnupur, Thingujam Ophelia Chanu said that the camp has been organised with an aim to admit differently abled students in schools by providing financial assistance, aids and appliances under the Inclusive Education for Disabled, Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan, Manipur.