The camp will be set in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul by Bhagwan Mahaveer Viklang Sahayta Samiti (BMVSS) and begin from June 8, said D R Mehta, founder and chief patron of BMVSS.
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed in this regard on May 17 between BMVSS, the world’s largest organization for disabled, and the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of Afghanistan.
A 25-member team including doctors, specialists and artisans would be present during camp, he said.
A thousand Afghan amputees will be provided prosthetic limbs, calipers, and other necessary aid to enable them to reintegrate in the society, he said.
This will be the fifth such camp being organized in Afghanistan.
In the earlier four camps, 3051 persons were provided with artificial limbs by the BMVSS.–PTI