Persons With Disabilities
News  /  Published 14.12.22

Send complaints to commissions, says Jadavpur University cell

The cell has recommended that the ‘alleged incidents’ be reported to the National Commission for Scheduled Castes, West Bengal Commission for Backward Classes and the Office of the Commissioner of...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

India  /  Published 05.12.22

SC to conduct accessibility audit of its premises

The development comes with an aim to understand the hardships faced by specially abled persons and ensure their better access to the justice system...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 20.11.22

Kolkata witnesses a talent show with a difference

Thirty people were selected from a pool of over 700 in a programme that aims to tap the hidden talents of persons with disability...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Education  /  Published 15.11.22

Special call

Have the policies to enable persons with disabilities pursue schooling and higher education made a difference?...
By Nina Mukherji


India  /  Published 23.07.22

SC to vet GST on wheelchair

PIL petition says levy violates 'right to equal opportunities' granted to differently abled people under Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act 2016...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

News  /  Published 06.07.22

Guidelines for groups working for disabled in West Bengal

Instructions include arrangements for primary medical intervention and keeping a record of entry and exit forms...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 09.05.22

Behala Bodhayan gives baking tips to persons with special needs

Organisation training individuals with autism and intellectual & development disabilities for 21 years...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar

Opinion  /  Published 20.04.22

Forgotten people

With over 10 crore people with disabilities in India, the government must consider accessibility as a prerequisite for inclusion...
By Ishika Garg


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