Govt tweaks disability rules, to benefit acid-attack victims (The Free Press Journal, May 31 2017, Page7)


Govt tweaks disability rules, to benefit acid-attack victims

The Free Press Journal
May 31 2017

The Centre has decided to bringing in changes to the Right of Persons with Disabilities Act, 1995, to extend the disability benefits to acid attack victims and victims of 13 other physical and mental conditions. Amendments proposed by the Social…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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