Elders week: Chennai Metro falls flat on Accessibility

The first week of October is marked as Elders week and a lot of programs are conducted around the country to highlight the fact that there is an elderly segment of population still living in India. Pensioners Associations, senior citizens bureaus, Probus clubs, and several private organizations working in the senior citizens sector have been … Read more Elders week: Chennai Metro falls flat on Accessibility

Elders week – Accessibility still out of reach

India’s first accessibility audit failed to find a single public building or place that was completely accessible to people with disability! That the first accessibility audit has been conducted decades after Independence is in itself a telling fact.  However, even this would not have happened except for PM Narendra Modi’s push for an accessible India. … Read more Elders week – Accessibility still out of reach