What is the Anubhuti Inclusive Park?

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Overview:

Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways recently laid the foundation stone for the world's largest and unique Divyang Park - Anubhuti Inclusive Park.

About Anubhuti Inclusive Park:

  • It is the world’s first inclusive disabled park.
  • Location: Nagpur, Maharashtra.
  • The park will be developed by Nagpur Improvement Trust in an area of 90 thousand square feet.
  • The park will have adapted facilities for all 21 types of disabilities, including a touch and smell garden, hydrotherapy unit, water therapy, and independent room for differently abled children, mothers, etc.

 


Q1) What is the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016?

The Act replaces the Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights and Full Participation) Act, 1995. It fulfils the obligations to the United National Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD), to which India is a signatory. According to the act which came into force from 19.04.2017, Disability has been defined based on an evolving and dynamic concept.

Source: Shri Nitin Gadkari lays Foundation Stone of the world's largest and unique Divyang Park - Anubhuti Inclusive Park in Nagpur, Maharashtra.