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


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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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