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Finally, ‘Working Draft’ of the proposed Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act out!

D.N.I.S. News Network, India: More than nine months after being formed and after taking more than double the time it was originally given, the Committee drafting the new disability rights law has come out with a Working Draft. This draft was released on February 10.

Readers can download the Working Draft from www.dnis.org. You may also send in your feedback to the Chairperson of the Committee, Dr. Sudha Kaul at sudha.kaul@gmail.com.

A series of State Consultations are now being planned across India. For this, a meeting of the State Coordinators who will facilitate these Consultations was also held in New Delhi on February 11.