📩 25/01/2022 11:59
The Ministry of Family and Social Policies initiated a renewal work on the identity cards of disabled citizens. In this framework, the identity cards of citizens with a disability report will be updated. Sivas Municipality will also implement the same application at the public transportation center, and disabled citizens whose identity cards have been updated will have their disabled city cards renewed together with their reports.
The Directorate of Transportation Services of Sivas Municipality, which takes a series of measures regarding the new regulations, makes written and audible warnings within the bus so that the citizens are not victims.
In the new regulations made by the Ministry, the exchange of identity cards includes the opportunity for disabled citizens to use public transportation free of charge in all provinces. Disabled citizens who want to benefit from the service must apply to the city card contact point with their updated identity cards and updated health reports from the Provincial Directorate of Family and Social Policies.
In addition, since the previous 'Identity Card for Disabled Persons' did not contain a statement as to whether the card holder is severely disabled, the card should be issued in order to ensure that the severely disabled and their accompanying persons benefit from this right without encountering any problems. severe disability will be revised to include information.
A number of changes were made in the new design of the Identity Card for the Disabled, in order to increase the security elements and ensure a more functional use. Accordingly, the cards of severely disabled individuals There is a right of companion in transportation phrase has been added, the relevant section is left blank in the cards of individuals who are not severely disabled.