Disability rights groups refute Finance Ministry’s claim (The Hindu Business Line, Jul 11 2017, Page4)


Disability rights groups refute Finance Ministry’s claim

The Hindu Business Line
Jul 11 2017

Hundreds of disability rights organisations and individuals have disputed the Finance Ministry’s claim in a July 4 statement that 5 per cent GST rates for items, such as wheelchairs, Braille machines, are “concessional” and a “winwin” for all. “This…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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