The Disabilities Act Is Progressive But Leaves Out Those With Invisible Disabilities


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The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 replaced the Persons with Disabilities Act, 1995 to comply with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
While the 2016 act contains progressive changes, this article underlines the need for special provisions to assist persons with ‘mental illnesses’.

Source : https://www.youthkiawaaz.com/2017/10/know-the-law-the-rights-of-persons-with-disabilities-act-2016/

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