International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 6, Issue 9 (2019)

Geographies of disabilities at urban places: Practice & realities: A case study of Delhi


Dr. Vinod Kumar, Surendra Kumar

The population can be divided into many categories such as general, other backward castes, scheduled castes and scheduled tribes over space. Further, these categories subdivided into various segments. The differently-abled population is a segment of the population. History witnesses that they have been marginalized, stigmatized, neglected, disadvantages and victimized. This segment of population facing multiple problems to meet their day to day requirement and they are socially, educationally backward. Numerous national and international organizations are working for the welfare, accommodation, anticipation of discrimination, multiple human rights, employment, rehabilitation, standard of living, access to justice, health and provisions of reservation for the differently-abled population. In India “The Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights and Full Participation) Act 1995 was prepared to deliver basic rights. It was enshrined to create a barrier free environment at each and every public place across the country in the section 45-46 of the Act. This act was implementation in 1996. Keeping in mind this paper was prepared based on primary and secondary data.
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Dr. Vinod Kumar, Surendra Kumar. Geographies of disabilities at urban places: Practice & realities: A case study of Delhi. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, Volume 6, Issue 9, 2019, Pages 137-145
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