Make public transport disabled-friendly: Delhi HC


A physically disabled man takes part in a protest rally on the outskirts of Siliguri
A physically disabled man takes part in a protest rally at a railway station on the outskirts of the eastern Indian city of Siliguri April 7, 2009. Hundreds of physically disabled people from a non-government organisation (NGO) took part in a protest rally on Tuesday to demand the railway board for disability concessions for travel on passenger trains. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri (INDIA CONFLICT HEALTH SOCIETY

 

NEW DELHI: Delhi high courton Monday directed AAP government to ensure that every mode of public transport in the city is disabled-friendly
While hearing a PIL challenging its proposed purchase of 2,000 standard-floor buses for the capital, a bench of acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar issued the notice to Delhi government seeking the status of the procurement of these buses which, according to the petitioner, are not disabled-friendly.

Source : https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/make-public-transport-disabled-friendly-hc/articleshow/61427498.cms

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