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Date Published Name/Title of Act/Notification Download Link
03.05.2017 The Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes(Prevention of Atrocities)Act, 1989 No.33 of 1989 and Amendment Rules, 2011 View/Download
12.03.2014 Notification number 543-551/LD/14 regarding appointment of Shri Bhimdal Subba as Special Public Prosecutor under section 15 of teh Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes(Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989(33) of 1989) View/Download
12.03.2014 Notification No: 153-161/LD/14 regarding appointment of Shri Chandra Shekhar Ghimirey, as Special Public Prosecutor under section 15 of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes(Prevention of Atrocities) ACT, 1989(33) of 1989 View/Download
26.02.2014 Notification No: 5/Home/2014 regarding “Special Courts” under Section 14 of the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989 View/Download
28.07.2006 Notification No. 51/Home/2006 regarding Constitution of Vigilance and Monitoring Committee and National Integration Committee under the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes(Prevention of Atrocities)Rule, 1005 View/Download


Name/Title of Act/Notification Date Published Download Link
Sikkim Rights of Persons with Disabilities Rules, 2017 27.10.2017 Click to View/Download
Notification regarding enhancement of National Family Benefit Scheme(NFBS) 21.03.2017 Click to View/Download
Notification for use of Aadhaar under NSAP 03.03.2017 Click to View/Download
The use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services S.O.727(E) 03.03.2017 Click to View/Download
The use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services S.O.728(E) 03.03.2017 Click to View/Download
Notificaton regarding extension of NSAP & SIS scheme to AAY 01.02.2017 Click to View/Download
Amendment of People with Disabilities Rules, 2001 02.08.2011 Click to View/Download
Formation of DPC 03.05.2012 Click to View/Download
Appointment of Shri R.K. Purkayastha 04.12.2008 Click to View/Download
Formation of State Grant-in-Aid Committee 07.11.2009 Click to View/Download
Committee for Examination of Scheme Implementation 13.06.2013 Click to View/Download
Coordination Committee for effective implementation of welfare Schemes 13.08.2014 Click to View/Download
Formation of Sub Committee for Anti-Drug Campaign 13.08.2014 Click to View/Download
Rate of scholarships to students with disabilities 14.07.2014 Click to View/Download
Grant of Scholarship to students with disabilities 14.07.2014 Click to View/Download
Rate of Scholarship for students with disabilities 14.07.2015 Click to View/Download
 Pension to unmarried women 16.04.2013 Click to View/Download
Increase in the rate of Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme 18.04.2013 Click to View/Download
Conveyance Allowance to some employees of SJE&WD 18.05.2015 Click to View/Download
Implementation of DBT to Bank Accounts 19.09.2013 Click to View/Download
Extension of Financial Assistance to Transgenders 20.01.2014 Click to View/Download
DPC for posts under SRCW and Poorna Shakti Kendra 20.09.2014 Click to View/Download
Establishment of Poorna Shakti Kendra at Gangtok 20.09.2014 Click to View/Download
Sikkim Maintenance and welfare of parents rules 2014 20.09.2014 Click to View/Download
Rule for Sikkim Social Assistance Pension Scheme 2014 22.03.2014 Click to View/Download
Rules for Subsistence Allowance 22.03.2014 Click to View/Download
Grant of award for marriage with disabilities 1 23.05.2015 Click to View/Download
Grant of award for marriage with disabilities 2 23.05.2014 Click to View/Download
formation of SWC for senior citizens, disabled, etc. 23.10.2009 Click to View/Download
Grant of Award for marriage with Disabled Rule 2014 25.11.2013 Click to View/Download
Sikkim payment of grant to the Transgender Rules 2013 27.08.2013 Click to View/Download
 Constitution of Sikkim State Coordination Committee 28.12.2013 Click to View/Download
Formation Sikkim State Executive Committee 28.12.2013 Click to View/Download
Issue of certificate of disability by medical author 28.12.2013 Click to View/Download


Name/Title of Act/Notification Date Published Download Link
Notification regarding appointment of Miss Neeta Gazmer, Deputy Director, Social Welfare Division, as Member Secretary of the Other Backward Classes Welfare BoardNew 17.08.2017 Download/View
Notification regarding appointment of Shri Karma Loday Lepcha, Joint Director, Welfare Division, as Member Secretary of the Scheduled Tribe Welfare BoardNew 10.08.2017 Download/View
Notification for establishment of Tribal Research Institute 05.03.2016 Download/View
Amendment in the Notification No-84,SJE&WD by entering the caste MAJHI 11/12/2015 Download/View
Constitution of Primitive tribe Welfare Board 20/06/2013 Download/View
Constitution of Scrutiny Committee to Examine the issues relating to OBC & MBC Certificates 07/02/2014 Download/View
Constitution of State Welfare Commission for Senior Citizens, Physically Challenged etc. 23/10/2009 Download/View
Inclusion of Sanyasi in Most Backward Classes (MBC) 01/02/2014 Download/View
Recognition & Declaration of communities as Central List OBC 09/06/2014 Download/View
Recognation & Declaration of Lepcha Tribal Community as the Primitive Tribe Group in the State 18/11/2006 Download/View
Recognation & Declaration of the communities as Socially & educationally Backward Classes 15/06/2000 Download/View
Recognation & Declaration of the communities as State List OBC 09/06/2014 Download/View
Recognition & Declaration of Communities of Socially & Educationally Backward Classes 02/06/1994 Download/View
Recognition & Declaration of the communities as Most Backward Classes (MBC) or Other Backward Classes (OBC) 09/09/2003 Download/View
Restructing of Reservation for all the Sikkimese Communities in Posts & Services to State Govt. & PSU 05/07/2014 Download/View
Rules governing, Composition & Functions of the State Social Welfare Advisiory Boards 12/04/2013 Download/View
Sikkim Commission for Backward Classes (Amendment) Act, 2001 12/11/2001 Download/View
Sikkim Commission for Backward Classes Act, 1993 18/10/1993 Download/View
The Constitution (Sikkim) Scheduled Castes Order, 1978 – Namely; DAMAI,KAMI, MAJHI & SARKI 12/07/1978 Download/View
The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Orders (Amendment) Act, 2002 05/04/2003 Download/View
The SC & ST (Prevention of Atrocities  Act – 1989) 11/09/1989 Download/View
The SC & ST (Prevention of Atrocities  Act – 2015) – Amended 31/12/2015 Download/View


Name/Title of Act/Notification Date Published Download Link
Notification No: 17/SJEWD/ADM/2017- Appointment of Shri Dushyant Pariyar, Additional Secretary-cum-Director(ICPS), as Member Secretary of State COmmission for Protection of Child Rights 06.05.2017 View/Download
Juvenile Justice (Care and & protection of children) 20/03/2003 View/Download
Protection of women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005 26/05/2005 View/Download
Rules for Commission for protection of child rights Act (2005) – State Government 01/08/2008 View/Download
Sikkim State Commission For Women Act 2001 (11 0f 2001) 24/06/2003 View/Download
The Commissions for protection of child rights act – 2005 21/12/2007 View/Download
The Sikkim State Commission for Women Act – 2001 12/11/2001 View/Download
Inter Caste Marriage Notification 19/03/2016 View/Download



Date Published Title/Subject Download Link
19.09.2017 Centrally sponsored scheme of Assistance to State Scheduled Castes Development Corporation (SCDCS) continuation of scheme beyond 12th five year plan (2017-18 to 2019-20) revised guidelines View/Download
13.09.2017 Notice regarding release of Pension under NSAP and SIS (July 2017 to August 2017) View/Download
18.07.2017 Notice regarding release of Pension under NSAP and SIS (April 2017 to June 2017) View/Download
17.07.2017 Notice regarding Disability Assessment Camps View/Download
23.06.2017 Notice regarding Scholarships for Students with Disabilities for the Academic Year 2017-2018 View/Download
22.06.2017 Time line for Minority Scholarship Schemes for the year 2017-2018 View/Download
23.05.2017 Notice regarding postponement of Assessment cum Distribution Camp for Disabled View/Download
22.05.2017 Notice regarding false advertisement by Private Institutions View/Download
27.04.2017 NSAP Payment December2016 to March 2017 Roll Out View/Download
09.01.2017 NSAP Payment January 2017 Roll Out View/Download
04.10.2016 NSAP Payment October 2016 Roll Out View/Download
20.07.2016 NSAP Payment July 2016 Roll Out View/Download
06.05.2016 NSAP Payment April 2016 Roll Out View/Download
09.12.2015 NSAP Payment December 2015 Roll Out View/Download
24.11.2015 Notice for all Students applying for scholarshipsview View/Download
01.08.2015 Verification of All Beneficiaries drawing Pension under NSAP and SIS View/Download
31.07.2015 Applying for Scholarship View/Download
12.03.2015  Notice regarding Disbursement of Pension under NSAP Scheme View/Download
13.02.2015 Disability Screening Camp View/Download

Date Published Office Order No. Title/Subject Download Link
18.08.2017 262/SJE&WD/2017-18 Appointment of Miss Kinga Choden Chewang as Audiologist under Social Welfare Division New View/Download
19.05.2017 113/SJE&WD/Adm/17-18 Assignment of Additional Work to Senior Welfare Officers posted at the Districts under Welfare Division View/Download
18.05.2017 111/SJE&WD/Adm/17-18 Authorization of Shri K.K. Shrestha, Joint Director(Adm) as Nodal Officer for all legal matters View/Download
23.03.2017 78/SJE&WD/Adm/17-18 Working Arrangement of Officers of the Social Justice, Empowerment & Welfare Department View/Download


Date Published Title Download Link
17.05.2019 Employment Notice – Applications are invited from eligible candidtates for appointment to various posts under ICPS Click to View/Download
23.02.2018 EMPLOYMENT NOTICE – Applications are invited from eligible candidates for appointment to the post of State Commissioner for persons with disabilities Click to View/Download
24.06.2017 Date, Time and Venue of Viva-Voce for various posts under One Stop Centre Scheme and Women Helpline Scheme Click to View/Download
26.04.2017 Employment Notice for appointment to the various posts under One Stop Center Scheme and Women Helpline Click to View/Download
04.02.2015 Advertisement for appointment to various posts under ICPS Click to View/Download
19.06.2014 Advertisement for various posts Click to View/Download

Introduction
The Scheme aims at helping the disabled persons by bringing suitable, durable, scientifically-manufactured, modern, standard aids and appliances within their reach. The estimates, according to Sample Survey conducted by NSSO in 1991, indicate that there are about 16.15 million persons with various types of disabilities in the country. Their disabilities restrict the opportunity for their economic and social growth. In addition, about 3% of the children below 14 years of age suffer from delayed development. Many of them are mentally retarded and cerebral palsied and require some aids/appliances to attain the capacity for self-care and independent living.
The main objectives of the Scheme is to assist the needy disabled persons in procuring durable, sophisticated and scientifically manufactured, modern, standard aids and appliances that can promote their physical, social and psychological rehabilitation, by reducing the effects of disabilities and enhance their economic potential. The aids and appliances supplied under the Scheme shall conform to BIS specifications to the extent possible.

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District Disability Rehabilitation Centre (DDRC) under Social Justice Empowerment and Welfare recently concluded their Awareness Generation-Identification-Assessment and Free distribution of Aids and Appliance camps in six different District Hospitals and PHCs across the state, covering all the four districts, the number of people registered at different camps are Geyzing-128, Dentam-111, Mangan-101, Namchi- 145, Yangang-131 and Singtam-219.

Total of 239 new Disability Certificate and Identity card were issued at the camp, Aids and Appliance distributed free of cost on recommendation of the Medical Authority were Hearing Aid(BTE), Wheel chairs (Large/Small), Axillary Crutch, Elbow Crutch and Walking Stick

A District Disability Rehabilitation Centre (DDRC) has been located at the STNM Hospital Complex, Orthopaedic Department, Gangtok which was established in the year 2000. The Centre has trained, Specialized Technicians, Special Educators, Mobility Instructors, Physiotherapist and Audiologist. This centre has been functioning towards the rehabilitation of the disable people in the State. Aid and Appliances viz; Walking Stick, Crutches, Wheel chairs, Hearing Aid, Artificial Limbs and Callipers are distributed and fitted to the Persons with Disabilities under ADIP Scheme. Disability Information Line (DIL) was launched officially on 3rd December 2011 at the premise of STNM Hospital, Gangtok to provide requisite information for the benefit of the disabled persons. Any disabled persons seeking information for the benefit provided by the Department can inquire in this helpline number: 03592- 201228.
During the year 2012-2013, a sum of Rs. 7.25 lacs has been released by the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment as grant-in-aid for organizing disability camps vide letter no. 4-3(76)/2011-DD-I (NGO) dated: 28.03.2013. The Department conducted five camps in each District ie., at District Hospital-Singtam, District Hospital-Mangan, District Hospital-Gyalshing, District Hospital -Namchi and Primary Health Centre – Sombaria. A total of 1443 beneficiaries have been benefited from these camps as under:

Number of beneficiaries Total Count
Total Number of Registrations 1443
Total Number of Beneficiaries who were issued aids and appliances other than mental retardation and visually impaired 373
Total Number of Disability Identity Cards issued 383
Total Number of normal checkup for locomottor, eye, mental retardation and audiometry/ hearing test 687


Date Published Title/Subject Download Link Status
21.08.2017 Notice Inviting Tender for Repair & Maintenance of One Lift Installed at Samaj Kalyan Bhawan, Lumsey, Tadong, East Sikkim New View/Download Open
11.07.2017 Corrigendum regarding payable of Earnest Money View/Download Closed
13.06.2017 Notice Inviting Online tender for supply of Food Grains, Micro Nutrients Pre-mix and Packaging Materials for the manufacture of Poustik Aahaar, under Supplementary Nutrition Programme, Government of Sikkim View/Download Closed
08.05.2017 Re-Tender Notice: Construction of OBC Hostel at Machong, East Sikkim View/Download Closed

 

CHILD CARE UNITS/HOMES


Sl. No. Name of CCI/Home Address Registration No. Contact
1. Kaluk Children Home Kaluk, West Sikkim 009 CH/SJEW&WD 9434153345
2. Juvenile Observation Home Sichey, Gangtok, East Sikkim 018 CH/SJEW&WD 9647858218/
03592-203321
3. Special School for Deaf & Dumb 019 CH/SJEW&WD 9474642789
4. Juvenile Observation HomeNamchi Ghurpishey, Namchi,South Sikkim 024/CH/SJEWD 9609863591


Sl. No. Name of CCI/Home Address Registration No. Contact
1. Kingstone children Home, Rehnock ,East Sikkim E-mail:chgtm65@yahoo.com 002CH/SJE&WD 74071802882/8016643157
2. Balika Niketan, Metro Point, Tadong, East Sikkim Girls,E-mail Id:sdkhangsarpa@gmail.com 005CH/SJE&WD 03592270363/9474980631
3. Rainbow Children Home , Lindok 8th Mile, East, Sikkim  Boys Email Id:noelingdok@gmail.com 008CH/SJE&WD 9635859506
4. Bojoghari Children Welfare Society, Near Shiv Mandir, Gangtok, East Sikkim 014CH/SJE&WD 9735296791
5. Sita Panchawati Sewa Sanghathan Lingdum, East Sikkim, Ranka Road 020CH/SJE&WD 9434444728
6. Turuk Children Home Turuk, Melli, South Sikkim 001CH/SJE&WD 8016750233
7. Mayallang Children Home Singithang, South Sikkim (Shelter- cum- Children Home 010CH/SJE&WD 9775437034
8. Atish  DipankarDestitute Home Chakung  , West Sikkim 003CH/SJE&WD 7679803773
9. Sunrise Children Home Gaylshing, West Sikkim 007CH/SJE&WD 7602019641
10. Heavenly Path Organization Shribadam, West Sikkim 022CH/SJE&WD 9593048107
11. Aashirbad Home Begha, Dentam, West Sikkim 023/CH/SJEWD 7797887367
12. Freedom(A unit of L.T. Mirikai Wellness Society) Tathangchen, East Sikkim 017CH/SJE&WD 9735945074/9434448617
13. Subha Laxmi (Open Shelter Home) Chandmari, Gangtok, East Sikkim 013CH/SJE&WD 9775961464
14. Manjusha- a shot stay  Home Tharpu, Namchi, South Sikkim 021CH/SJE&WD 8927774424
15. Spastic Society of Sikkim, Development Area, Gangtok, East Sikkim 016CH/SJE&WD 8016579639
16. Mamtalaya  (SAA) Amdo Golai, Tadong East Sikkim 011CH/SJE&WD 8906406904
17. Eshwaramma Social Welfare Association(SAA), Lower Arithang, East Sikkim 012CH/SJE&WD 943448617/8116934779
18. Dristi (SAA) Namchi South Sikkim 026/CH/SAA/SJE&WD 9434187997/9832097577
19. Kapinjal Foundation Ravangla South Sikkim 025CH/SJE&WD 8145903120
20. Atish  DipankarDestitute Home Chakung  , West Sikkim 003CH/SJE&WD 7679803773
21. Kapinzal Children Home,(SAA) West Sikkim 027/CH/SAA/SJE&WD 7863998623

 


Eligible candidates should log on to www.scholarships.gov.in and submit their applications online for the Academic Year 2017-2018:

Documents required:

Attested photocopies of :

  1. Sikkim Subject/ Certificate of Identification
  2. Income Certificate.
  3. Religious affidavit by Buddhist and Baptism Certificate by Christians.
  4. Marksheet of previous final examination.
  5. Aadhaar Card
  6. First page of bank passbook (nationalized bank only)

For details, please http://minorityaffairs.gov.in/

Once the candidate submits his/her online application, he/she is required to take a print out of the application form and submit the same along with the above mentioned documents(in hardcopy) to the Department.


Eligible candidates should log on to www.scholarships.gov.in and submit their applications online for the Academic Year 2017-2018:

Documents required:

Attested photocopies of :

  1. Sikkim Subject/ Certificate of Identification
  2. Income Certificate.
  3. Religious affidavit by Buddhist and Baptism Certificate by Christians.
  4. Marksheet of previous final examination.
  5. Aadhaar Card
  6. First page of bank passbook (nationalized bank only)

For details, please http://minorityaffairs.gov.in/

Once the candidate submits his/her online application, he/she is required to take a print out of the application form and submit the same along with the above mentioned documents(in hardcopy) to the Department.


The Government of India has been implementing the scheme of Post-Matric scholarship to students belonging to Scheduled Tribe. It aims to provide financial assistance to students belonging to Scheduled Tribe for pursuing post matriculation courses through recognized institutions.

The eligibility criteria/ documents required are:

  1. Sikkim Subject/ Certificate of Identification.
  2. Scheduled Tribe Certificate
  3. Marksheet of last examination passed.
  4. Aadhar card.
  5. First page of bank pass book.
  6. Income Certificate (below 2.5 lakhs)
  7. Fees receipt and hostel proof

*The Timeline for submitting online applications on the State Scholarships Portal for the Academic Year 2017-2018 is from 18.09.2017 to 31.10.2017.


Please fill up the Online Application Form as mentioned below and submit the printed copy of the same, duly signed by head of the institution along with the required documents  as mentioned below to the office of the Welfare Officer (East, West, North and South) respectively.

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Documents required:

  • COI/SS Certificate
  • Pass marksheet of previous academic year,
  • BPL Card/Income Certificate (annual income of parents from all sources not exceeding Rs.1 lakhs),
  • Copy of Bank Pass Book showing account number and IFSC Code,
  • Aadhar Card,
  • Fee paid details,
  • SC/OBC Certificate.

Please visit this link to follow the above procedure:  https://www.sikkim.gov.in/portal/portal/StatePortal/default/Login

*The Timeline for submitting online applications on the State Scholarships Portal for the Academic Year 2017-2018 is from 18.09.2017 to 31.10.2017.


Procedure to apply for Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension
Applicant must obtain recommendations from:

  • Ward Panchayat/Municipal Councilor/Pippon
  • Concerned area MLA
  • Block Development Officer/Municipal Assistant Commissioner (For Municipal areas)

Documents required

  1. Recent Passport size photographs (3 Nos.)
  2. Attested photocopy of Sikkim Subject Certificate/Certificate of Identification
  3. Ration Card of the Category PHH/AAY (BPL Certificate)
  4. Birth Certificate or EPIC (Voter Card) or any other valid documents having recorded the date as proof of age
  5. Photocopy of first page of Bank/Post Office passbook
  6. Aadhaar Card

The form, after duly filled up should be submitted to the GPU/Municipality. The same shall be submitted by the GPU/Municipality after the approval by Gram Sabha/Ward Sabha

Note: All eligible beneficiaries should have opened the Bank Account under Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yjana with IFSC Code or Post Office Account is also acceptable

Download Application Form

Procedure to apply for Indira Gandhi National Disability Pension Scheme
Applicant must obtain recommendations from:

  • Ward Panchayat/Municipal Councilor/Pippon
  • Concerned area MLA
  • Block Development Officer/Municipal Assistant Commissioner (For Municipal areas)

Documents required

  1. Recent Passport size photographs (3 Nos.)
  2. Photocopy of Disability Identity Card from Page No. 3-5
  3. Attested photocopy of Sikkim Subject Certificate/Certificate of Identification
  4. Ration Card of the Category PHH/AAY (BPL Certificate)
  5. Birth Certificate or EPIC (Voter Card) or any other valid documents having recorded the date as proof of age
  6. Photocopy of first page of Bank/Post Office passbook
  7. Aadhaar Card

The form, after duly filled up should be submitted to the GPU/Municipality. The same shall be submitted by the GPU/Municipality after the approval by Gram Sabha/Ward Sabha
Note: All eligible beneficiaries should have opened the Bank Account under Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yjana with IFSC Code or Post Office Account is also acceptable
Download Application Form

Procedure to apply for Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme
Applicant must obtain recommendations from:

  • Ward Panchayat/Municipal Councilor/Pippon
  • Concerned area MLA
  • Block Development Officer/Municipal Assistant Commissioner (For Municipal areas)

Documents required

  1. Recent Passport size photographs (3 Nos.)
  2. Death certificate and proof of occupation of deceased husband
  3. Non-Remarried Certificate issued by Block Development Officer/SDM/Assistant Municipal Commissioner
  4. Attested photocopy of Sikkim Subject Certificate/Certificate of Identification
  5. Ration Card of the Category PHH/AAY (BPL Certificate)
  6. Birth Certificate or EPIC (Voter Card) or any other valid documents having recorded the date as proof of age
  7. Photocopy of first page of Bank/Post Office passbook
  8. Aadhaar Card

The form, after duly filled up should be submitted to the GPU/Municipality. The same shall be submitted by the GPU/Municipality after the approval by Gram Sabha/Ward Sabha
Note: All eligible beneficiaries should have opened the Bank Account under Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yjana with IFSC Code or Post Office Account is also acceptable
Download Application Form


Procedure to apply for National Family Benefit Scheme
Applicant must obtain recommendations from:

  • Ward Panchayat/Municipal Councilor/Pippon
  • Concerned area MLA
  • Block Development Officer/Municipal Assistant Commissioner (For Municipal areas)

Documents required

  1. Recent Passport size photographs (3 Nos.)
  2. Photocopy of Disability Identity Card from Page No. 3-5
  3. Attested photocopy of Sikkim Subject Certificate/Certificate of Identification
  4. Ration Card of the Category PHH/AAY (BPL Certificate)
  5. Birth Certificate or EPIC (Voter Card) or any other valid documents having recorded the date as proof of age
  6. Photocopy of first page of Bank/Post Office passbook
  7. Death Certificate of the primary bread winner
  8. Aadhaar Card of Applicant
  9. Certificate from Gram Panchayat/Municipalities should obtained stating that the applicant is the “head of the household” and the deceased was the only “bread winner” in the family.

The form, after duly filled up should be submitted to the GPU/Municipality. The same shall be submitted by the GPU/Municipality after the approval by Gram Sabha/Ward Sabha
Note: All eligible beneficiaries should have opened the Bank Account under Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yjana with IFSC Code or Post Office Account is also acceptable
Download Application Form


Procedure to apply for Subsistence Allowance
Applicant must obtain recommendations from:

  • Ward Panchayat/Municipal Councilor/Pippon
  • Concerned area MLA
  • Block Development Officer/Municipal Assistant Commissioner (For Municipal areas)

Documents required

  1. Recent Passport size photographs (3 Nos.)
  2. Photocopy of Disability Identity Card from Page No. 3-5
  3. Attested photocopy of Sikkim Subject Certificate/Certificate of Identification
  4. of Disability Identity Card from Page No. 3-5
  5. Ration Card of the Category PHH/AAY (BPL Certificate)
  6. Aadhaar Card
  7. Birth Certificate or EPIC (Voter Card) or any other valid documents having recorded the date as proof of age
  8. Photocopy of first page of Bank/Post Office passbook

The form, after duly filled up should be submitted to the GPU/Municipality. The same shall be submitted by the GPU/Municipality after the approval by Gram Sabha/Ward Sabha
Note: All eligible beneficiaries should have opened the Bank Account under Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yjana with IFSC Code or Post Office Account is also acceptable
Download Application Form


Procedure to apply for Unmarried Women Pension Scheme
Applicant must obtain recommendations from:

  • Ward Panchayat/Municipal Councilor/Pippon
  • Concerned area MLA
  • Block Development Officer/Municipal Assistant Commissioner (For Municipal areas)

Documents required

  1. Recent Passport size photographs (3 Nos.)
  2. Photocopy of Disability Identity Card from Page No. 3-5
  3. Attested photocopy of Sikkim Subject Certificate/Certificate of Identification
  4. Ration Card of the Category PHH/AAY (BPL Certificate)
  5. Aadhaar Card
  6. Birth Certificate or EPIC (Voter Card) or any other valid documents having recorded the date as proof of age
  7. Photocopy of first page of Bank/Post Office passbook
  8. Unmarried certificate issued by Block Development Officer/SDM/Assistant Municipal Commissioner

The form, after duly filled up should be submitted to the GPU/Municipality. The same shall be submitted by the GPU/Municipality after the approval by Gram Sabha/Ward Sabha
Note: All eligible beneficiaries should have opened the Bank Account under Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yjana with IFSC Code or Post Office Account is also acceptable
Download Application Form


Procedure to apply for grans of payment to Transgender
Applicant must obtain recommendations from:

  • Ward Panchayat/Municipal Councilor/Pippon
  • Concerned area MLA
  • Block Development Officer/Municipal Assistant Commissioner (For Municipal areas)

Documents required

  1. Recent Passport size photographs (3 Nos.)
  2. Attested photocopy of Sikkim Subject Certificate/Certificate of Identification
  3. Ration Card of the Category PHH/AAY (BPL Certificate)
  4. Aadhaar Card
  5. Birth Certificate or EPIC (Voter Card) or any other valid documents having recorded the date as proof of age
  6. Photocopy of first page of Bank/Post Office passbook
  7. Medical certificate from the Medical board constituted for the purpose

The form, after duly filled up should be submitted to the GPU/Municipality. The same shall be submitted by the GPU/Municipality after the approval by Gram Sabha/Ward Sabha
Note: All eligible beneficiaries should have opened the Bank Account under Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yjana with IFSC Code or Post Office Account is also acceptable


Procedure to apply for Grant of Award for Marriages with Persons with Disabilities
Applicant must obtain recommendations from:

  • Ward Panchayat/Municipal Councilor/Pippon
  • Concerned area MLA
  • Block Development Officer/Municipal Assistant Commissioner (For Municipal areas)

Documents required

  1. Marriage Certificate
  2. Medical Certificate (Regarding disability)
  3. Certificate issued by Gram Vikash Ahikari or any other competent authority stating that the husband and wife have been living together for two years.
  4. Photocopy of Disability Identity Card from Page No. 3-5
  5. Attested photocopy of Sikkim Subject Certificate/Certificate of Identification
  6. Ration Card of the Category PHH/AAY (BPL Certificate)
  7. Aadhaar Card of Applicant

The form, after duly filled up should be submitted to the GPU/Municipality. The same shall be submitted by the GPU/Municipality after the approval by Gram Sabha/Ward Sabha
Note: All eligible beneficiaries should have opened the Bank Account under Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yjana with IFSC Code or Post Office Account is also acceptable


The state government has launched the Scheme for “Grant of Incentive to couple for Inter Caste Marriage. The couples should fulfill the following eligibility conditions/criteria:-

  1. Scheduled Caste Boy/Girl married to Non-Scheduled Castes.
  2. Couple should have been married on or after 1st March, 2002.
  3. Girl must be between the age of 18 to 30 years and the boy between 21 to 35 years of age at the time of marriage.
  4. Relaxation of age upto 40 years will be given in case of Re-marriage or Widow/Widower.
  5. Marriage Certificate issued by DC/SDM duly attested.
  6. Birth Certificate of both the spouses issued by the competent authority or School Certificate showing Date of Birth duly attested in case of candidates not having both the certificates, attested copy of Voter’s Identity Card for the Age Proof.
  7. Sikkim Subject / Certificate of Identification duly attested.

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Small family Scheme is a State Programme which was launched during the year 1997, which aims to bring social, economic and psychological changes amongst the women through a social security in the form of incentives. The scheme addresses the women issues from the tender age of thirteen.

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The Total list of the Officers under Social Justice Empowerment and Welfare Department. (updated on March 2017)

Sl. No. Name of Officers Designation Place of Posting Ph No (Office) Ph No. (Resi) Mobile No Email ID
01 Ms. Sarala Rai Secretary Gangtok 03592-232596 (Telefax) 03592- 231082 9609702600 secy.sjewd-skm@sikkim.gov.in
02 Smt. D. Dewan PS to Commissioner-cum-Secretary Gangtok 03592-232596 (Telefax) N.A 9434103200 dharmadewan68@yahoo.com

Sl.No Name of Officers Designation Place of Posting Ph No (Office) Ph No. (Resi) Mobile No Email ID
01 Om Nath Magrati Additional Director/Accounts – do – Nil Nil 9434080730 Nil
02 Shri.Subash Pradhan Senior A.O -do – Nil Nil 9434164602 Nil
03 Ms. Rituja R. Gajmer Accounts Officer -do- Nil Nil 9564944428 ritujagajmer24@gmail.com
04 Shri Kamal Dahal Accounts Officer -do- Nil Nil` 7318718819


Sl. No. Name of Officers Designation Place of Posting Ph No (Office) Ph No. (Resi) Mobile No Email ID
01 Smt. Dhan Jyoti Mukhia Special Secretary Gangtok 03592-232120 Nil 9434103181
02 Shri. K.B Pradhan Additional Secretary (Adm) -do- Nil Nil 9434485011 kbpradhan50@gmail.com
03 Shri Dushyant Pariyar Director, ICPS – do – Nil Nil 9434491035 9832484042 dushyantpariyar@gmail.com
04 Shri.K.K.Shrestha Joint Director/Adm – do – Nil Nil 9832505125 Nil
05 Smt Rohini Pradhan Deputy Secretary (Adm) -do- Nil Nil 7063326303 rohinipradhanrai@gmail.com
06 Ms Pema Lhaden Lama Deputy Secretary (ICPS/W&CDD) -do- Nil Nil  9775466039
07 Shri Daud Singh Under Secretary (Adm) – do – Nil Nil 8370999462 daudsingh26@gmail.com
08 Mrs Yangchen Dolma Bhutia P.A to Additional Secretary (Adm) -do- Nil Nil 7407386001
09 Mrs.Bindhiya Subba Legal Officer – do – Nil Nil 9735944684


Sl.No Name of Officers Designation Place of Posting Ph No (Office) Ph No. (Resi) Mobile No Email ID
01 Shri Phuchung Bhutia Mission Director/ ICDS Gangtok Nil Nil  9434188310
02 Mrs.Normit Lepcha Joint Director/ ICDS HQ. Gangtok Nil Nil 8170015088 normitpunu@gmail.com
03 Shri.Garjaman Subba Deputy Directo/ICDS HQ. Gangtok Nil Nil 9434211733
04 Mr.Samdup Bhutia  Assistant Director/ICDS HQ. Gangtok Nil Nil  9434863116
05  Mr.Prakash Rai  Assistant Director/ICDS HQ. Gangtok Nil Nil  9735944828  raiprakash712@gmail.com
06 Mrs.Dorjee Doma Bhutia CDPO/Soreng Rural Project Soreng, West District Nil Nil 8967945578
07 Mr.Joshua Lama CDPO/Jorethang Rural Project Jorethang, South District Nil Nil 9609760060 josh7770@gmail.com
08 Mr.Netuk Lepcha CDPO/Dzongu Tribal Project Dzongu, North District Nil Nil 9733338421 Nil
09 Mrs.Yamini Pradhan CDPO/Singtam Rural Project Gangtok, HQ. Nil Nil 9475504204 yaminipradhan22@gmail.com
10 Mrs. Lhanzey Donka Denzongpa CDPO/Mangan Rural Project Mangan, North District 03592-234344 Nil 8116017204 dtdm_0864@rediffmail.com
11 Mrs. Gakhi Phempu CDPO/Gangtok Rural Project Gangtok, HQ. Nil Nil 9693888580 Nil
12 Mrs.Hishey Ongmu Lepcha CDPO/Urban Slum Project Gangtok HQ. Nil Nil 8972468073 Nil
13 Mrs. Sonam Lhaden Lachungpa CDPO/Chungthang Tribal Project Chungthang, North District Nil Nil  9679683733 Nil
14 Mr.Harka Bir Shankar CDPO/Gyalshing Rural Project Gyalshing, West District Nil Nil 9434869499 Nil
15 Mr.Biswa Chandra Rai CDPO/Ravang Rural Project Ravang, South District Nil Nil  9609874122 Nil
16 Mr..Kul Bdr. Subba CDPO/Pakyong Rural Project Pakyong, East District Nil Nil  8768832587 Nil

Sl.No Name of Officers Designation Place of Posting Ph No (Office) Ph No. (Resi) Mobile No Email ID
01 Mrs.Samita Thapa Joint Director/ Nut.Cel Gangtok Nil Nil 9434448452 nutritioncell307@gmail.com
02 Mrs.Hemlatta Moktan Deputy Director Nut.Cell Gangtok Nil Nil 9832094601 Nil
03 Smt.Bharati Basnett Deputy Director Nut.Cell/South District Namchi South District Nil Nil 9932092561 Nil
04 Shri Suman Gurung Managing Director/EEPP/ Nut.Cell Gangtok Nil Nil  9434110019 Nil
05 Mrs.Sonam Lhamu Bhutia Deputy Director Nut.Cell/North District Mangan Nil Nil 9933445427
06 Ms.Dolkar Tshering Bhutia Assistant Director Nut.Cell. HQ. Gangtok Nil Nil 9832080333 dolkarlachungpa@yahoo.com
07 Shri Dependra Rai Assistant Director/ Nut. Cell, West. Namchi Nil Nil  9609033130
08 Ms Tseden Kipa Lachenpa Assistant Director/Nut Cell, North Mangan Nil Nil 9434152996


Sl. No. Name of Officers Designation Place of Posting Ph No (Office) Ph No. (Resi) Mobile No Email ID
01 Shri.Norbu Tsh. Bhutia Deputy Director/SWD, East Diestrict Gangtok Nil Nil 9593077666 ntbhutiangogrant@gmail.co m
02 Ms Neeta Gazmer Deputy Director, (E/N) Gangtok Nil Nil  9434109700
03 Shri.Nakul Rawat Social Welfare Officer/ West District Gyalshing Nil Nil 9775404008 rawatnakulswo@gmail.com
04 Shri.Vaishnav Gajmer Assistant Director/ IT Cell Gangtok Nil Nil 9733034073 vaishnav.gazmer@nic.in


Sl. No. Name of Officers Designation Place of Posting Ph No (Office) Ph No. (Resi) Mobile No Email ID
01 Mrs. Durga Parsai Computer Operator (North District Data) Gangtok Nil Nil 8609146629 Nil
02 Mrs. Gauri Tamang Computer Operator (East District Data) Gangtok Nil Nil 9832311611 Nil
03  Mr. Rinzing Tamang Computer Operator (West District Data) Gangtok Nil Nil  9734264731 Nil
04 Mr. Karma Sonam Computer Operator (South District Data) Gangtok Nil Nil 8670394374 Nil


 

Sl. No. Name of Officers Designation Place of Posting Ph No (Office) Mobile No Email ID
01 Shri Anand Pradhan Joint Director-cum-Project Director Gangtok Nil  9434028083
02 Shri Karma Loday Joint Director/ Scholorship (Project Office – d0- Nil 9434084050
03 Shri Deepak Kumar Sharma Deputy Director/ PME Gangtok Nil  9434410256
04 Shri Santosh Kumar Alley Sr. Welfare Officer/South District Gangtok Nil  9434174769 Nil
05 Smt.Meena Rai Sr. Welfare Officer /West District Gyalshing Nil  9832068189 Nil
06 Shri. Norden Tshering Lepcha Sr. Welfare Officer /North District Mangan Nil 7872886585 Nil
07 Shri Harka Bdr. Giri Welfare Officer/East District Gangtok Nil  8967031389 Nil
08 Ms Rajani Sharma Under Secretary Gangtok Nil  8967247711 Nil
09 Mr Jimmy Wangchuk Bhutia Under Secretary Gangtok Nil 7076282722
10 Shri.Tom Tshering Lepcha Assistant Director/ OSD, (PTWB) Lepcha Primitive Tribe Gangtok Nil 9474348824 editorlepcha@yahoo.in
11 Smt. S.M.Tamang P.S to Special Secretary Gangtok Nil 9046611202 tamangcala@gmail.com
12 Shri Roshan Chettri Assistant Director, PME Cell Gangtok Nil  9593281782



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