Differently abled

How this gritty differently-abled man from Mysuru changed course of his life

Siddaraju, a native of Belagola on the outskirts of Mysuru city, was a busy mason until disaster struck in the form of a life-threatening nerve disorder that left him disabled.

published on : 20th June 2021

Differently-abled people suffer in silence amid Covid lockdown

Surej Kumar lives in a small house with his six-member family  near the Jatayu Earth’s Center at Chadayamangalam.

published on : 12th June 2021

People with special needs struggle to get vaccinated

MCT Commissioner PS Girisha said vaccination of people with special needs  at their doorstep  may lead to misuse of Covid vaccine.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Decentralised service soon to address the needs of differently-abled 

Those in need of tassistance will be helped by MSW volunteers of different colleges in the city

published on : 22nd May 2021

Petrol bomb hurled at differently abled man for selling coffins

 A 47-year-old differently abled man suffered serious burns after he was attacked by his neighbour for selling coffins near his house.

published on : 13th May 2021

This Kerala-based visually-challenged activist vows to empower disabled

Running a foundation to serve differently-abled, Tiffany Brar is striving to keep their spirits high, reports Cynthia Chandran

published on : 9th May 2021

Online classes a boon for differently-abled kids

The Covid-19 protocol has impacted the normal learning practices of special children in the capital city.

published on : 27th April 2021

PwDs opting for postal ballot allege threat by political party members

As many as 9,000 people applied for postal ballots in 16 Assembly constituencies of Chennai, and election officials found that out of them, 7,300 were eligible.

published on : 6th April 2021

Officials still blind to voting needs of disabled?

Demand for form-7A to be made available as text document to help visually-challenged still pending

published on : 6th April 2021

Special facilities for differently-abled, elderly in poll booths

The district administration will ensure special facilities for differently-abled and elderly people to cast votes in the assembly elections.

published on : 28th February 2021

Gurukul Tennis Academy: Differently-abled but not defeated

As many as 22 differently-abled children and youth are taking part in a three-day wheelchair tennis workshop organised by the institution.

published on : 21st February 2021

Caretaker turns villian, smothers differently-abled man to death

He assumed that the police would close the case as a natural death and he could withdraw cash using Vignesh’s debit and credit cards, says police

published on : 11th February 2021

Now, it's work from home for differently abled government employees in Karnataka

Karnataka Chief Secretary P Ravi Kumar issued a circular which mentioned that it is difficult for such employees to travel to their workplaces in COVID-19 times

published on : 5th February 2021

Differently-abled Kerala man’s plea reaches CM, son gets new bicycle

He merely said his son Justine’s bicycle was stolen on Wednesday night.

published on : 28th January 2021

Survey on differently-abled children in Odisha on cards

The block officials will compile the data and submit to the department. 

published on : 18th January 2021
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