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Rail Travel Concession Form for the Deaf and Dumb

Deaf and Dumb Rail Concession Form

(Rule 101, Serial No.28)

Paste passport size photograph Duly signed and stamped by the Issuing Doctor Form the purpose of grant of rail concession to orthopedically handicapped/paraplegic persons/ patients to be used by the Govt. Doctor
This is to certify that Km./ Shri./ Smt. .................................................., whose particulars are furnished below, is a TOTALLY DEAF AND DUMB PERSON.
Particulars of the Deaf and Dumb person/ patient :
  1. Address :
  2. Father's/ Husband's Name :
  3. Age :
  4. Sex :
  5. Signature of Left Hand Thumb Impression of deaf & dumb person :
  6. Causes of loss of functional capacity :
Place :
Date :

Signature of Govt. Doctor

Clear Seal of Govt. Hospital/ Clinic

Seal Containing full name and Regd. No. of Doctor
* Strike out where not applicable Note:
  1. Certificate should be issued only to TOTALLY DEAF & DUMB PERSONS (BOTH AFFLICTIONS TOGETHER IN THE SAME PERSON.) The photo must be signed and stamped in such a way that Doctor's signature and stamp appears partly on the photo and partly on the certificate.
  2. The certificate is valid for five years from the date of issue. After expiry of the period of validity of the certificate, the person is required to obtain a fresh certificate. A Photostat copy of this certificate is accepted for the purpose of grant of concession. The original certificate will have to be produced for inspection at the time of purchase of concessional ticket and during the journey, if demanded.
  3. No alteration in the form is permitted.

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