Writer and disability campaigner thrashed in Goa theatre for not standing up during national anthem


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A disabled person was allegedly assaulted at a multiplex in Panaji, Goa when he didn’t stand up while the national anthem was being played, according to a Times of India report on Wednesday.
Award-winning writer and disability campaigner Salil Chaturvedi, who suffers from spinal injury could not rise to his feet, when he was thrashed by a couple standing in the aisle above him.

Source : http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/writer-and-disability-campaigner-thrashed-in-goa-theatre-for-not-standing-up-during-national-anthem-3093030/

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