So why then are public attitudes so far from the reality?
Almost 40% of respondents in a survey in Britain said that disabled people aren’t as productive as others.
He died in 2013, but as his company’s website notes, his legacy lives on.
“Necessity is the mother of invention, and Ralph’s physical limitations only served to fuel his determination to live independently and prove to society that people with physical disabilities can participate fully and actively in life.” In spite of these challenges, she was an active child, but at 18 a bus accident left her with serious injuries.
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From performing in international arenas to bagging gold medals in sports events, there is nothing these champions cannot do! Here are 16 Indians who have proved this statement right by excelling in various fields in spite of their disability and who inspire us in so many ways every day – This Indian actress and classical dancer needs no introduction.
Born in Kerala, this 50-year-old artist met with an accident when she was just 16.
Today, the Helen Keller archives contain almost 500 speeches and essays on topics as varied as birth control and Fascism in Europe.
A few years after his diagnosis, Ralph began to lose his ability to walk.