Why GST Is A Step Backward For The Disabled


A physically disabled man takes part in a protest rally on the outskirts of Siliguri
The countdown has begun to the implementation of the GST in India. Over the past month, discussions about the GST have dominated the scene with several groups protesting in strong measure about the impact on their business.
This post is concerned with the impact of an underrepresented group—that of persons with disabilities, who are facing severe impediments to their rights to independent living, mobility and participation if the GST is implemented as proposed in the present notification.

Source : http://www.huffingtonpost.in/nirmita-narasimhan/why-gst-is-a-step-backward-for-the-disabled_a_23009350/

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