Social Worker- Dr. Saraswati Gupta

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Dr. Saraswati Gupta

A dedicated worker, very energetic and agile, after retirement as professor from Punjab University, Chandigarh: Dr. Saraswati Gupta is presently working as the Executive Director of a voluntary organization- National Rehabilitation Institute. The position is honorary but Dr. Saraswati Gupta works full time for the disabled, specially the poor deaf and mute children. She also gives counseling and training to the caregivers of the children with different disabilities.

A Doctorate in Medical Sciences (Ph.D). Dr. Sarawati has worked as:

Senior Technical Officer, Panjab University, Chandigarh, Technical Assistant G-II, Panjab University, Chandigar and Junior Technician at PGIMER, Chandigarh in the fields of pharmacology, biotechnology and biochemistry.

Her motive is to train the caregivers of the disabled, specially children so that their parents, siblings, neighbourers and school teachers are able to provide support to such children, and empower them towards independence.