A repository of media reports on disability advocacy by Dr Satendra Singh
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Budget 2018: Blow to Persons with Disabilities
NewsClickIn: Persons with Disabilities are outraged at the Union Budget 2018 as it excludes and side-lines Persons with Disability. Having signed the UN Convention on Rights of Persons with Disability in 2007, India, under BJP government finally passed the Rights of Persons with Disability Bill in December 2016. Yet consecutive budgets have failed to allocate funds for the Act to be implemented and realized.