A mini-ratna that lends a hand and more to the disabled

Ten-year-old Zahur lost his arms in a mishap. His father, a low-income farmer, brought him to a medical camp distributing free prosthetics in Ladakh in the hope of getting new arms for his child. Richika Padubidri from the Ratna Nidhi Charitable Trust, the non-government organisation that organised the medical camp, saw Zahur’s face light up… Read More A mini-ratna that lends a hand and more to the disabled

I am a queen on this throne: Virali Modi

Virali Modi’s is an inspiring, miraculous tale. The beginning is tragic, but then comes the silver lining followed by rays of hope and determination, making a radiant woman out of a little girl had been comatose. A disability activist, motivational speaker, model, adventure junkie and a beauty pageant runner-up, the 26-year-old wheelchair-bound woman was featured… Read More I am a queen on this throne: Virali Modi

India’s first park for persons with disabilities to open in Hyderabad today

HYDERABAD: The Louis Braille Park for persons with disabilities, first of its kind in India, that has been set up at the BN Reddy Nagar, Nalgonda crossroads will be inaugurated today by Municipal Administration and Urban Development minister KT Rama Rao. The park has been developed in an area of 1.03 acres and aims to create… Read More India’s first park for persons with disabilities to open in Hyderabad today