Dear States, End Your Cruel Apathy And Give The Disabled Their Legal Due!

When Parliament enacted the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill, 2016, it was seen as a landmark piece of legislation which established a paradigm shift in how the Indian polity understood and thought about disabilities.From a mere concern for social welfare, it became an issue of human rights, and our lawmakers passed appropriate legislation to… Read More Dear States, End Your Cruel Apathy And Give The Disabled Their Legal Due!

Meet India’s first disabled basketball player from a remote area, Jitendra Pathkar

Specially-abled people form a huge part of the country. Despite this, they have always been neglected, and their rights have been ignored. However, wheelchair-bound Jitendra Pathkar from Lalitpur district in Uttar Pradesh has proved that nothing is impossible if one puts one’s mind to it. His passion lies in basketball, and is consistently working towards… Read More Meet India’s first disabled basketball player from a remote area, Jitendra Pathkar

16 special children get treatment in last session

  As many as 16 Children with Special Needs (CWSN) underwent surgeries in the preceding academic session (2017-18) under Sarv Shiksha Abhiyan in Ludhiana district. These children belong to the different disabilities and are either enrolled in schools and resource rooms.Prem Singh, a case of cerebral palsy underwent the surgery in September last year. He… Read More 16 special children get treatment in last session