Wednesday, Oct 04, 2023

Visual Impairment Visually Challenged

Explained: How The Visually Impaired Can Activate MANI App; RBI Now Adds 11 More Languages

Explained: How The Visually Impaired Can Activate MANI App; RBI Now Adds 11 More Languages

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has recently updated the Mobile Aided Note Identifier (MANI) app to include 11 more Indian languages for the ease of visually impaired people.

23 September 2022

Plea in HC to direct Centre, RBI to formulate policy to issue Rs 50 coins for visually impaired

The application was filed in a pending petition by advocate Rohit Dandriyal seeking directions to the authorities to withdraw the new currency notes of Rs 50 as the visually-impaired people were finding it difficult to use...

18 December 2021

New Series Of Coins Will Aid Visually Impaired: PM Modi

The coins, in denomination of Rs 1, Rs 2, Rs 5, Rs 10 and Rs 20, were released at a function at his residence here where blind children were invited.

07 March 2019

Similar facilities are in talks to be installed in Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Arakkonam and Katpadi

Southern Railways Install Braille Navigation Maps To Make Stations Friendly For Visually Impaired

The Southern Railway has installed Braille navigation maps at the Puratchi Thalaivar Dr M.G. Ramachandran Central Railway Station and Egmore station

07 July 2022

Rajasthan Introduces Digital Textbook Lessons In Sign Language For Specially-Abled Students

The Rajasthan education department claims that its initiative of offering video lessons in sign language for specially-abled students is the first of its kind in the country.

06 August 2021

15-Year-Old Visually Challenged Girl Pins Down Molester On Both Knees In Mumbai Local

A 15-year-old visually-challenged girl got a man arrested who molested her on a Mumbai local train to Kalyan from Dadar.

19 December 2018

Visually impaired students learning Braille.

No Standard For Exams, Lack Of Books: Braille Script Faces Many Challenges In India

There is no standard system for the visually impaired to take exams in Braille in India. Availability of books in Braille is also a problem.

02 May 2022


Visually Impaired Lawyer Becomes Pakistan's First Blind Judge

26 June 2018


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