GOVERNMENT OF ODISHA
COMMERCE AND TRANSPORT (TRANSPORT) DEPARTMENT
No.LC-TR-81/2012 /T. dated 30th October , 2012
Sub: Allowing Travel Concession to the Passengers with Immune Deficiency (HIV/AIDS) in all Government & Private stage carriages operating in the State.
In consideration of the recommendation of the Odisha State Council on AIDS and the proposal of the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Govt, of India to make a suitable provision of free transport to the persons living with HIV/A1DS for their journey to the ART Centres for prevention and control of HIV/AIDS, the Government of Odisha, after due consideration, have been pleased to allow free travel to persons with Immune Deficiency (HIV/AIDS) while travelling in the Government & Private stage carriages operating in the State.
2. Such concession shall be made available on production of Identity Card/Medical Certificate from the Competent Authority, i.e. State AIDS Cell, in support of such claim.
Ordered that the Resolution be published in the Extra Ordinary issue of the Odisha Gazette.
By order of the Governor.