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May 16, 2016
SC ruling will make airlines reconsider harassing persons with disabilities: Jeeja GhoshJeeja, who's the head of Advocacy & Disability Studies at Kolkata's Indian Institute of Cerebral Palsy (IICP), called the Supreme Court judgment an "eye opener".
May 12, 2016
SC directs Spicejet to pay Rs 10 lakh damages for offloading woman with cerebral palsyThe Supreme Court on Thursday directed budget airline Spicejet to pay Rs 10 Lakh as damages to a flyer, suffering from cerebral palsy, who was forcibly offloaded in 2012
Jul 12, 2013
Why must Indian security staff humiliate people with disabilities?Disabled people are often victimised at airports and subjected to insensitivity, humiliation and abuse because they use crutches or a wheelchair or an artificial limb.
Apr 19, 2012
Jeeja Ghosh helps DGCA get serious about its rule bookJeeja Ghosh and other disability advocates called for a press conference to galvanise support for increased sensitivity on the DGCA's part.
Apr 20, 2012
Jeeja Ghosh vs SpiceJet: Time for a Janlokpal for the airline passenger?SpiceJet claims it did nothing wrong in forcing Jeeja Ghosh off the aircraft. But Ghosh wants to use the national attention that incident got her to push for a bigger fight — all the way to the top of the civil aviation authority.
Apr 05, 2012
SpiceJet gets SC notice for deplaning woman with cerebral palsyThe Supreme Court issued notice after the passenger Jeeja Ghosh, a teacher at Kolkata's Indian Institute of Cerebral Palsy, was not allowed to board a flight from New Delhi to Kolkata on 19 February.
Feb 20, 2012
Flying while disabled: Where Spicejet failed Jeeja GhoshJeeja Ghosh, who has cerebral palsy, and was recently offloaded from a SpiceJet flight, is doing her part in fending for herself. As a society we have to help her do exactly that.