Jaipur: Caught between the administration and Policy makers are Person with Disabilities who still await solutions to their discrete issues. Two eye opening instances can give us jitters of what they are facing in their everyday lives.
Deepali Singh, a National Player who won laurels in Paralympic Sports with 36 medals at national level and 11 at state level is now forced to run a flower vendor shop at Malviya Nagar. Deepali complains that the State government did not add her to the list of Maharana Pratap Awards worth 1 lakh Rupees. Narayan Singh, Secretary Rajasthan Sports Council denied the reports.
Rohit Bhargava is bed ridden for from last 15 years and worried about people like him who are facing serious spinal injury. He shares that RS 50 lakh was allocated in the state budget for 2015-16 to set up 12 bed ward in PPP (Public Private Partnership) mode but there is no progress still.