Posted by Dr Satendra Singh on Tuesday, August 7, 2012,
Disabilities(UNCRPD) inOctober,2007,ithasbecomeincumbentonIndia’spart,underthe establishedandrecognized internationalhumanrightnorms,toharmoniseallitsrelevantdomestic
laws and policies with this international treaty.
Even 17 years after
enactment of ‘PwD’ Act 1995, only a very few States/UTs do have some kind of a
policy on disability in place, most others have none. Secon...