India Shines Light On The Plight Of The Disabled


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New Delhi : Go, inspect the toilets in the building, the trainer said, handing out a 17-page checklist and a tool kit to the students. She told them to measure the width of the wheelchairs, height of the ramps, weigh the force of the door, and look for Braille signage.
“Even if a building has an accessible toilet, it usually is used as the storeroom or a janitor’s room,” one student said. “We experience the horror every day. But now we will rate the system.”

Source : http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/india-shines-light-on-the-plight-of-the-disabled-1289181

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