Differently Abled

Accessibility to Durga puja pandals will no longer be a problem for the differently abled as a number of organisers in the city have set up ramps to facilitate their movement.

New Delhi: In an attempt to make travel easier for differently-abled passengers, Indian Railways on Sunday fixed quota for ‘Divyangs’ in 3AC coach of mail and express trains. Presently, there is lower berth quota in sleeper class only. A senior railway ministry official said that necessary software is being readied for reserving the lower berth …

New Delhi: In reply to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s remark against GST on goods for differently-abled people, the finance ministry on Tuesday said that such products have been kept in only 5 per cent tax slab. “The products for differently-abled people have been kept in the 5 per cent tax ambit, while earlier they …