21 new disabilities recognised by Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill (The Free Press Journal, Jun 25 2017, Page3)


21 new disabilities recognised by Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill

The Free Press Journal
Jun 25 2017

1. Blindness, 2. Low-vision, 3. Leprosy cured persons, 4. Hearing impairment, 5. Locomotor disability, 6. Dwarfism, 7. Intellectual disability, 8. Mental illness, 9. Autism, 10. Cerebral palsy, 11. Muscular dystrophy, 12. Chronic neurological…read more…

Author: Deepa Palaniappan

Disability Inclusive Development practitioner (Bihar State Rural Livelihoods Mission, BRLPS India), passionate about strengthening data archiving/documentation capabilities of Disabled People's Organisations (DPOs) and community based initiatives.

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