Q.1 To empower persons with disabilities in India, it is imperative to shift from a charity-based approach to a rights-based approach. Analyse. (10 Marks)

Mentor’s Comments- In introduction, briefly mention the status of persons with disability in India. In the body, highlight the approach of the state in alleviating the challenges faced by the persons with disability. Discuss the need to adopt a rights-based approach in India. Conclude accordingly.