Aravali Power Company Jhajjar and Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) signed an MoU on 21st of July at Jhajjar for Rs. 2 Crores for Distribution of Aids and Assistive Devices to Persons with Disabilities at Jhajjar & Rewari Districts of Haryana under the CSR initiative of APCPL in the presence of N. N. Mishra, CEO – APCPL and D.R. Sarin, CMD – ALIMCO.
Aravali Power Company is a Joint venture company with 50% share of NTPC, 25% of Haryana Power Generation Company Ltd (HPGCL, Haryana State company) and 25% of Indraprastha Power Generation Company Ltd. APCPL has constructed a coal based power plant near Village Jharli, District- Jhajjar (Haryana) named Indira Gandhi Super Thermal Power Project (IGSTPP). Presently under Stage-I, power plant of 3x 500MW (1500 mw) capacity is constructed, whose all 3 units are commissioned.
As per the MoU, Distribution camps will be organized at Jhajjar and Rewari Districts for an estimated cost of Rs 2 Crores. In the Distribution Camps artificial limbs, aids & appliances such as Tricycle, Wheel Chairs, BTE Hearing Aids, Crutch Axilla Adjustable, Braille Cane, MSIED Kit, Braille Kit etc. to Persons with Disabilities will be distributed.
ALIMCO is a “Not For Profit” Central Public Sector Undertaking working under the administrative control of Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India and has been manufacturing various types of aids & appliances on mass scale to meet the requirements of the Persons with Disabilities (PwDs), across the country. It is registered under section 8 of the Companies Act, 2013.
For past 40 years, ALIMCO has been relentlessly manufacturing various types of aids and appliances on mass scale to meet the requirements of PwDs including orthopedically, visual and hearing impaired etc. Since its inception, ALIMCO has been serving on an average around two lakhs of disabled population every year and has supplied 42 lakhs of aids & appliances (approx.). It is an ISO 9001:2008 certified organization and major categories of its products having ISI marking.