10 Years’ Age Relaxation for the Disabled in Central Govt Jobs

A relaxation of ten years in age will be allowed for the visually-challenged, hearing-impaired, and persons suffering from locomotor disability or cerebral palsy in case of direct recruitment to all posts under the central government. Further, those belonging to the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe categories will get 15 more years and those from Other… Read More 10 Years’ Age Relaxation for the Disabled in Central Govt Jobs

A special gesture, verily

HRD Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao and Visakha South MLA Vasupalli Ganesh Kumar with some of the children suffering from cerebral palsy in Viskahapatnam on Thursday.New age positional devices for children with cerebral palsy and other disabilities can be easily customised to suit the individual children and adjusted by the parent and care giver according to… Read More A special gesture, verily

Reconsider admission of physically disabled student: HC

Noting the movements of a physically disabled student inside the courtroom, the Bombay High Court has directed the state government to consider his admission in the first of year MBBS course. The student was earlier denied admission under the physically handicapped quota. “He (petitioner) has been walking with braces and having seen his physical movements… Read More Reconsider admission of physically disabled student: HC

Disabled people move distant robot using thoughts sent via internet

In yet another demonstration of an effective brain-machine interface, disabled people were successfully trained to pilot a distant robot using their thoughts transmitted via the internet.All nine of them were able to interact with whoever crossed the robot’s path, just like they themselves were moving. Last year, they transmitted the words “hola” and “ciao” in… Read More Disabled people move distant robot using thoughts sent via internet