How disabled-friendly are Delhi markets?

Meenu Arora Manuel was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at birth, which has kept her wheelchair-bound for life. After battling 40 years of low confidence and inconvenience, Meenu said she gathered the courage to visit Sarojini Nagar market for the first time in 2010. Her husband insisted that they brave the crowds to experience the “thrill of shopping” that every woman boasted of.
But she said her experience that day only strengthened her inhibitions – Delhi remained “hostile” to differently-abled people.

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