Volume 8 Issue 5 - March 01, 2011
Rail Budget offers special concessions for disabled peopleD.N.I.S. News Network, India: In stark contrast to the Union Budget, the Railway Budget 2011-12 did not overlook the needs of people with disabilities.
Disability issues were mentioned as many as four times by Railway Minister, Mamata Banerjee during her speech:1. Better accessibility at railway stations;
2. Rail Yatri Sewaks to assist elderly and disabled passengers;
3. Mega recruitment drives to cover the backlog of the disability quota; and
4. Concession facility to disabled passengers on Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains.
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