The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd (OICL) and Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) have signed an MoU on 23.07.2018 in New Delhi for Rs. 100 Lakhs for distribution of modern high-end Aids and Assistive Devices such as Artificial limbs, Motorized Tricycle, Wheel Chairs, Joystick Wheelchairs, BTE Hearing Aids, MSIED Kit, Braille Kit, Daisy Player, Smart Cane, ADL Kit for Leprosy Patients, etc. to Divyangjans in the Delhi NCR region. This is a CSR initiative of The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd and the MoU was signed in the august presence of Shri A. V. Girija Kumar, Chairman & Managing Director, OICL and Shri D.R. Sarin, CMD, ALIMCO.
The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd. is a public sector general insurance company of India having its head office in New Delhi and it has 31 Regional offices and more than 1900 active Operating Offices across the country. Oriental Insurance Company Limited being the renowned insurance company in North India is committed for the welfare of Divyangjans of the country and has chosen ALIMCO (A Not for Profit organisation) as the trusted partner for the implementation of Its CSR initiatives for the noble cause of uplifting and restoring the dignity of Persons with Disabilities.
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.
Under this MoU, ALIMCO will organise need assessment camps in the 1st phase at various locations of Delhi NCR and will record the base line survey for various requirement of Divyangjan. In the 2nd phase ALIMCO will distribute customised Aids and Assistive devices to the identified beneficiaries.