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    Disabled people get employment through job fair

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:02am on October 21, 2018

    In a noble gesture, a total of 110 people with disabilities have been employed in a job fair held on Saturday Krishibid Institute Bangladesh in...

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    Govt plans housing programmes for disabled people: official

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 09, 2018

    The government had planned to take up housing programmes for people with disabilities, social welfare ministry secretary Zillar Rahman said on Saturday....

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    Govt must focus on mobility of people with disabilities

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2018

    THE access of people with disabilities to public transports has so far been largely ignored, as New Age reported on Friday....

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    Rural people get less share of benefits

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:30am on May 18, 2018

    Disparity between cities and villages is widening as most benefits of economic growth go to urban people depriving rural folks, the majority population, as successive...

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    Saima stresses combined efforts for mainstreaming autistics

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:26am on April 07, 2018

    Chairperson of National Advisory Committee on Autism in Bangladesh and daughter of prime minister Sheikh Hasina Saima Wazed Hossain has laid stress on combined efforts...

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    Include women with disabilities in dev: rights activists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:22am on February 27, 2018

    Rights activists at a seminar on Monday urged the government to include the persons with disabilities specially the women in all forms of development...

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    Mentally challenged man beaten up in front of DMCH

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on January 21, 2018

    A ‘mentally challenged’ and critically wounded man in his twenties was reportedly beaten up and tied to a tree in front of Dhaka Medical College...

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    Proper care can flourish talents of autistic children

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 12:48am on January 21, 2018

    Speakers at a training workshop said in Rajshahi on Saturday the autistic and mentally retarded children could flourish their latent talents if they were properly...

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    Leaving no one behind

    by Taslim Uddin | Updated at 12:05am on December 04, 2017

    The number of people with disabilities in Bangladesh is, as the World Report on Disability 2011 puts it, 15 to 20 million and it is...