Office of The Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities
Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India
Office of Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities has published a compilation - Judgements on Disability Issues - Case Digest, 2005. It contains 20 judgements by Supreme Court, 56 by High Courts and 4 by CAT Benches and covers the period 1930 to 2004. Hon'ble Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment released the book on 12th July, 2005 along with other publications on 'inclusive education'. It will be useful to the State Disability Commissioners, Judges, Advocates, Government functionaries, the persons and the organizations working in the disability sector.

The book is also available in e-Text and Braille format. The book and the CD can be collected from our office by hand on payment of Rs. 100/- per book and Rs. 25/- per C.D. in cash or by demand draft. To get these by post, Demand Draft can be sent to our office drawn in favour of 'Pay & Accounts Officer, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, New Delhi. The value of the DD should include the postal charges given below in addition to the cost of the book/C.D.

S.No.Mode of DispatchPostal charges for one book only or one book and one CD togetherPostal charges for one CD only
1.Through ordinary parcelRs. 35/-Rs. 19/-
2.Through registered parcelRs. 52/-Rs. 36/-
3.Through speed postDistanceRateDistanceRate
Local (within municipal limits)Rs. 35/-Local (within municipal limits)Rs. 20/-
Up to 200 kmRs. 58/-Up to 200 kmRs. 30/-
From 200-1000 kmRs. 65/-Beyond 200 kmRs. 50/-
Beyond 1000 kmRs. 90/-

Braille version of the book is available for visually impaired persons free of cost.

For details, please contact:

Office of the Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities

Sarojini House, 6, Bhagwan Dass Road, New Delhi - 110001

(Tele# 91-11-23386054, 23386154; Fax # 91-11-23386006)

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