`Visually disabled are struggling with new currency notes’


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The visually disabled persons –those suffering from various degrees of blindness — are finding the new currency notes `unfriendly’, because they are difficult to recognise by touch.
Lack of adequate embossing or engraving on the new Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes makes it difficult to differentiate and recognise them for someone with impaired eyesight, said an official of National Association for the Blind (NAB) at Mumbai.

Source : http://indianexpress.com/article/india/visually-disabled-are-struggling-with-new-currency-notes/

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