The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd (OICL) and Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) have signed an MoU on 8th September at New Delhi for Rs. 100 Lakhs for Distribution of Aids and Assistive Devices such as Artificial limbs, Tricycle, Motorized Tricycle, Wheel Chairs, Joystick Wheelchair, BTE Hearing Aids, Crutch Axilla Adjustable, Braille Cane, MSIED Kit, Braille Kit, Daisy Player, Smart Cane, ADL Kit for Leprosy Patients, etc. to persons with disabilities at Delhi NCR region, under the CSR initiative of OICL in the august presence of Shri A. V. Girija Kumar, Chairman & Managing Director, OICL & Shri D.R. Sarin, CMD – ALIMCO.
The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd. is a public sector general insurance company of India having its head office at New Delhi and it has 31 Regional offices and more than 1900 active Operating Offices across the country.
ALIMCO is a “Not ForProfit” 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.
As per the MoU signed between ALIMCO and OICL, distribution camps will be organized at Delhi NCR region for an estimated cost of Rs 100 lakhs. 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.