Rights of persons with disabilities is not to be viewed from charity, medical or social perspective. [Jeeja Ghosh and Anr. V. Union of India and Ors.]

Jeeja Ghosh and Anr. V. Union of India and Ors.

CIVIL ORIGINAL JURISDICTION WRIT PETITION (C) NO. 98 OF 2012

Before the Supreme Court of India

Bench: A.K. Sikri, J.

Relevant Acts/ Statutes:

  • Constitution-Articles 14, 19, 21, 32
  • The Persons with Disabilities Act, 1995
  • Civil Aviation Requirements’ 1st May, 2008 (CAR-2008)
  • Rule 133A of the Aircraft Rules, 1937
  • United Nations Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities- Articles 5,9, 9(2)
  • Vienna Convention on Law of Treaties (1963)

Decided on: May 12th, 2016

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