Hearing disability is most common in state


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DEHRADUN: It might sound jarring, but in the quite and idyllic hills of Uttarakhand, more number of people suffer from hearing deficiency as compared to any other disability, according to the data revealed by the latest Census report.

The report covered the disabled population by type of disability and gender and it was released on Tuesday in Delhi.
Uttarakhand has 1,85,272 people with disability, including 82,485 women. Among them, the highest number of 37,681 people have a hearing disability.

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