Latest News on Rights Of Persons With Disabilities Act
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Dec 03, 2018
World Disability Day: Community will remain on margins of society until rights are ensured, discrimination isn't stoppedWe create inspirational stories about people overcoming disability, but never ask why there were barriers to be overcome in the first place.
Jul 25, 2018
Disabilities Act: Supreme Court slams Centre over non-compliance of order on making public institutions disabled-friendlyThe Supreme court also expressed annoyance over the states not complying with its order and warned that respective chief secretaries will be called to explain the delay of making public institutions disabled-friendly
Jan 28, 2018
Acid attack victims and people with autism, mental illnesses to get reserved seats in central govt jobsPeople with autism, mental illnesses, intellectual disability and victims of acid attacks will now get quota in central government jobs
Dec 15, 2017
SC tells institutions of higher education that lack of facilities for disabled persons amounts to discriminationPeople with disability have a right to get higher education and not making adequate provisions to facilitate their proper education would amount to "discrimination", the Supreme Court said
Oct 29, 2017
Supreme Court suggests separate schools for children with disabilities: Observation violates laws on equality; hampers inclusive educationSupreme Court's observation recommending separate schools for disabled children is contrary to inclusive education and equal opportunity recommended in Indian laws on education and disability rights
May 02, 2017
India's Disability Act gets delayed by over a month due to 'procedural lapse'The process for implementation of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act has been delayed by over a month after the Social Justice Ministry, "in a procedural lapse", tried to notify the rules before the Act came into force.