What are the legal provisions and policy initiatives in India for the welfare of persons with disabilities? What are the challenges faced by persons with disabilities in India? 10 marks

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/international-day-of-persons-with-disabilities-united-nations-india-7078236/ In the intro, mention that as per the World Bank estimate over 40 million persons with disability are living in India. In the body mention, the Acts like The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act was passed in 2016, Mental Healthcare Act, signing of UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and schemes … Continue reading What are the legal provisions and policy initiatives in India for the welfare of persons with disabilities? What are the challenges faced by persons with disabilities in India? 10 marks