And other mind-bending stories
One time, a teacher saw me talking to other deaf kids in sign language and hit my hands with a stick to get me to stop using my hands and use my voice instead.
They fail because we have failed them. What a marvellous post Mahima. All the praise you will get cannot take away whatever you feel and go through while collecting such experiences. I cannot thank you enough for this one especially. Too close to home. I couldn’t finish this in one go. We really don’t want Women in our country isn’t it?
Much gratitude your way for doing this every week. Please don’t stop.
Thank you so much Mahima for writing about the struggles of differently abled women in India and their strenuous journey to reach their goals.
I am also grateful to the readers who reached out to you for donations to Niwant. Am placing the details below:
Details for NAMV to make donation/payment transfer via NEFT
Bank name : ICICI Bank
Name: Niwant Andh Mukta Vikasalaya
Bank Account no. Saving account : 000501056700
Bank Branch: Bund Garden Road,
IFS code for the branch: ICIC0000005
In case of donation, we need :
Name, Address, PAN number and Mobile/Tel.No. for sending 80G Receipt
Thank you once again from entire Team Niwant! Especially from us women :)