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Why 12.1 mn 'divyaang' Indians are illiterate

At the launch of the government's Accessible India Campaign in December 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggested the term "divyaang" -- which translates into "divine body" -- for persons with disability, instead of the usual "viklaang", or handicapped. He said persons with disability are divinely blessed with "extra gifts".

Original: http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/why-12-1-mn-divyaang-indians-are-illiterate-117040500583_1.html
Posted: April 5, 2017, 3:06 pm