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Modules launched on PM DAKSH DEPWD for PwDs: DoP&T OM

Modules launched on PM DAKSH DEPWD for PwDs: DoP&T OM dated 14.03.2024

Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
Department of Personnel and Training
ESTT.(Estt. Reservation-II)


North Block, New Delhi
Dated 14 March, 2024


Subject:- Modules launched on PM DAKSH DEPWD for PwDs.

The undersigned is directed to inform that the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD) has launched a digital platform namely PM-DAKSH-DEPwD (accessible at This online portal serves as an integrated hub catering to the multifaceted needs for PwDs, training organisations, as well as employers and job aggregators. A write-up on PM- DAKSH-DEPwD portal for skilling and employment of PwDs is enclosed as Annexure 1.

2. All the Ministries/Departments may kindly circulate the above mentioned write up within their Ministry/Department, their subordinate/attached offices, CPSEs, autonomous bodies, Institutes and other organisations under their administrative control. This outreach can also extend to parents/organisations/individuals associated with PwDs in any capacity. For any inquiries or assistance concerning PM-DAKSH-DEPwD, it is advised to connect with the dedicated helpline number 011-24369025 or email at ds.skillnap-depwd[at]

3. For any further information or feedback, the concerned may contact Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities.

(Debabrata Das)
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Tel.: 2304 0279

(Sign of Authority)
Debabrata Das
Under Secretary

(i) The Secretary, all the Ministries/Departments of the Government of India.
(ii) The Secretary, Department of Public Enterprises, CGO Complex, New Delhi with a request for circulation to all the Central Public Sector Enterprises.
(iii) The Secretary, Department of Financial Services, Jeevan Deep Building, New Delhi with a request for circulation to all the PSU banks/Financial Institutions/Insurance Companies.
(iv) The Secretary, Railway Board, Rail Bhavan, New Delhi.
(v) Union Public Service Commission/Staff Selection Commission.
(vi) Supreme Court of India/Election Commission of India/Lok Sabha Secretariat/Rajya Sabha Secretariat/NITI Aayog.
(vii) Prime Minister’s Office/ Cabinet Secretariat.
(viii) Office of the Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities, 5th Floor, NISD Building, Plot No.G-2, Sector-10, New Delhi-110075.
(ix) Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India, 10, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi.
(x) All Officers and Sections in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and all attached/subordinate offices of this Ministry.



Annexure 1

PM-DAKSH-DEPwD portal for Skilling and Employment of PwDs

The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India has a pivotal role in spearheading the empowerment initiatives for Persons with Disabilities across the country. One of the objectives is to provide skill training and foster employment opportunities to the PwDs. To realise this objective the department has proudly launched a digital platform named PM-DAKSH-DEPwD-(accessible at This online portal serves as an integrated hub catering to the multifaceted needs of PwDs, training organizations, as well as employers and job aggregators. Within the framework of PM-DAKSH-DEPwD, we have meticulously developed the below two modules designed explicitly for delivering skill training and facilitating employment opportunities for PwDs, respectively:-

  1. Divyangjan Kaushal Vikas: The complete execution of the flagship Central Sector Scheme named National Action Plan for Skill Development of PwDs (NAP-SDP) is facilitated through the Divyangjan Kaushal Vikas section of PM DAKSH DEPwD portal. The section provides end-to-end facilities for PwDs interested in skill training. The facilities include Unique Disability Identity (UDID) based seamless registration, enabling enrolment in over 250+ skill development courses, e-learning digital resources, aids in identifying Training Partners in their state/District, access to study materials, as well as detailed
    information on the trainers.
  2. Divyangjan Rozgar Setu: The Department has undertaken a significant initiative by introducing Divyagnjan Rogar Setu, which is a specialized digital platform dedicated to providing information about the vacancies for PwDs in the various organizations. The platform is aimed to act as a bridge between PwDs and employers hiring PwDs. The platform provides geo-tagged-based information on employment/earning opportunities within private companies as well as details about PwDs from all over India. Further, the Department has taken proactive steps by establishing Memorandum of Understanding with various companies like Amazon, Youth4Jobs, Godrej Properties among others dedicated to enhance employment prospects for PwDs. Presently there are more than 3000 vacancies spanning various disabilities, thereby allowing PwDs nationwide to apply for roles aligned with their interests through the
  3. A video about the various features of PM-DAKSH-DEPwD can be found by clicking on the link:
  4. PwDs interested in skilling and/or employment are encouraged to register on PM-DAKSH-DEPwD by scanning the barcode below or clicking on the link-
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