Dear All, Regional Leprosy Training and Research Institute (RLTRI), Raipur established in the year 1979 with the objective to provide specialised treatment to leprosy cases and research in the field of Leprosy and to provide training to the vertical staff viz. Para Medical Worker, Non-Medical Supervisor etc. However, post integration (after 2005), the institute role has been mainly supportive to state in program implementation, training of General Health Care Staff in NLEP, treating cases with complication, Disability Prevention and Medical Rehabilitation (DPMR), Reconstructive Surgery (RCS) and helping Central Leprosy Division, Directorate General of Health Services (Govt. of India) in program implementation and undertaking special drives like MLEC, SPARSH etc. Since August 2005 the institute has been performing the additional responsibility of ROHFW for the state of Chhattisgarh also.