Under the special programme “Saksham” under the CSR initiative of Spark minda, Ashok Minda group, a 12 day empowerment camp for persons with in Pune in association with 12 local NGOs was organized.
The artificial limb fitment camp was organized at Chimbali, Pune from 27th January till 7th February, 2019 with the objective to provide mobility aid, skilling and employment. The camp provided end to end support in limb fitment, caliper fitment, walkers, elbow crutches, tricycle, wheel chair and other assistive aids- as per the requirement of the persons with disability.
The Saksham programme is designed in such a way that it aims to provide accessible and assistive technologies, impart skill training on Job training, create inclusive workplace and ergonomics, train them for 5s and life skills to employ PWD’s (Persons with Disability)
Gracing the occasion chief guest, Mr. DV Ranganathan, Senior VP Bajaj Auto Limited said: “I must compliment the efforts of Spark Minda Group to make the life sustainable for persons with disability”.
About Spark Minda, Ashok Minda Group
It is one of the leading manufacturers of automotive components for the OEMS with headquarters in India, Gurgaon- near to New Delhi. The group is one of the leading manufacturers of automotive components under these three categories- Safety, Security and restraint system, driver information and telematics system and interior system. The group caters to major two and four wheeler, commercial tractors and off road vehicles manufactured in India and overseas market including Europe, US, China and CIS and ASEAN countries with 33 state of the art manufacturing plants.
For More information, please refer to below links:
- About the Group – http://www.minda.co.in/
- Group’s CSR initiatives – http://minda.co.in/Corporate Social Responsibility/ Spark Minda Foundation/