Why despite good intentions India has not been able to help its disabled people



One appreciates the focus and enthusiasm of the government and higher judiciary in trying to bring the 21 million disabled perople of India into the mainstream. Parliament has already enacted a law on persons with disabilities that conferred several rights and entitlements on the community.
However, poor implementation of norms and hostile social attitudes make life and acquiring life skills a difficult for disabled persons across the nation. The struggle to access public spaces or transportation and public resources continues to pose a challenge for this segment of the society.

Source : https://www.dailyo.in/variety/international-day-of-disabled-persons-divyang-differently-abled-policies-for-disabled-persons/story/1/20912.html

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