New bill on disabilities introduced
Q. The new bill on disabilities proposed in September 2015 has increased the list of disabilities to:- Published on 20 Sep 15
a. From 7 to 18
b. From 7 to 19
c. From 6 to 18
d. From 6 to 19
ANSWER: From 7 to 18
Proposed bill for disability has expanded the list of disabilities from 7 to 19. Centre has established a committee of experts to measure mechanisms for 19 disabilities included in the bill. The 30 member panel includes technical experts and reworked law will create more awareness amidst the target group.