The NLEP Emblem symbolizes beauty and purity in lotus: Leprosy can be cured and a leprosy patient can be a useful member of the society in the form of a partially affected thumb; a normal fore-finger and the shape of house; the symbol of hope and optimism in a rising sun. The Emblem captures the spirit of hope positive action in the eradication of Leprosy.
Deputy Director General (Lep.) Directorate General of Health Services,
(Ministry of Health & Family Welfare)
Govt. of India, Room no.-550, 'A' Wing, Nirman Bhawan,
New Delhi – 110011 Tel.23062653/Tele Fax: 23061801