Despite being a Divyang (devoid of limbs), she is good at painting. She paints with a brush holding it in her mouth. Her painting skill has to be seen to be believed.
Against all odds, this specially-abled family from Rajasthan’s Bikaner is making the most out of their unwavering skills every day.
In Odisha, more than 82,000 divyang students study at 64,000 schools without any support from special educators
Happiness knew no bounds for this landless divyang Prafulla Das whose long wait for a piece of land finally came to an end. The local administration handed him a patta (land document) apart from assuring other facilities after his plight was aired on OTV.
Helpless, divyang youth consumes poison in front of Collector, SP
Despite his flaws, he didn't break down and lead his life by repairing cycles and singing bhajans. However, it turned double-whammy for Baral after he experienced unbearable pain and was later detected with a developing tumour in his stomach.
In a welcome move, which promises to augment the mental and physical development of divyang children, a sensory park was inaugurated in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday.
The uniqueness of the restaurant, inaugurated by the district Collector Samarth Verma, is that it is being run by 10 divyangs.
The post of the State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities has been lying vacant since the resignation of Sulochana Das, who was recently elected the Mayor of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation.
Bolangir: State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities (SCPD) Minati Behera today began probe into the mysterious death case of a differently-abled (Divyang) woman caretaker in Bolangir district two days ago. Behera visited BC Jena Memorial Seva Kendra, a home for People with Disabilities and enquired about the death case of Nalini Pradhan, the woman caretaker […]
Balasore/New Delhi: Taking a serious note of the incident in which a Divyang or disabled person was beaten up and kicked mercilessly by the Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel at Balasore station on Friday, Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today directed the Director General (DG) of RPF to probe the matter. In a Twitter message, […]
Balasore: In a case of inhumanness, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) jawans on Friday beaten up and kicked a disabled person or ‘Divyang’ for allegedly stealing a mobile phone from a train passenger at the Balasore station. Sources said the disabled person was caught by some people standing at the Balasore station while he was […]
Bhubaneswar: After the polling in four parliamentary and 28 assembly constituencies in the first phase elections on April 11 in Odisha, allegations have now surfaced that no special arrangements were made for differently abled voters in many places in the State. Social activist and founder of ‘Swabhiman’, Sruti Mohapatra in a presser on Sunday alleged […]
Sundergarh: Sundergarh also called as the ‘cradle of hockey’ might have produced countless talents, but now with their cricketing skills and determination to achieve big, three young women of the district are set to make history with their selection in the first ever national differently-abled women’s cricket team. T Dhanalakshmi, Puja Reddy and Jamuna Mahanta […]
Berhampur: Despite losing both his legs in a train mishap and being stricken by penury, his determination to reach the peak of success never let him down. The story of Gadadhar Sahu, a wheelchair bodybuilder, is one of grit & guts. After winning the Mr Odisha title in the year 2016 and being conferred Mr […]