Punjab University installs scanners for the blind students
November 1, 2017
Punjab University (PU) has installed two scanners for the 20 blind students of the university.
The scanners will help the blind students scan books, notes, magazines and other study material.
After scanning, the notes gets stored in the students' laptop or computer in the PDF format.
The text of the PDF can then be converted into an audio book.
The university plans to develop e-library for the visually impaired students in future.
The blind students also plan to demand the university to provide bigger font size question papers and be allowed to take exams through laptop or computer.
Read more on Newz Hook
- Headlines June 15, 2019 Pakistan under pressure ahead of India match
- Events June 13, 2019 Read for Mental Health
- Get-hooked June 12, 2019 Mumbaikar Karan Shahh honoured with Bharat Prerna Award 2019
- Education June 16, 2019 Delhi University clarifies rules regarding disabled certificate validity for admissions
- Headlines June 16, 2019 World Cup: India vs Pakistan today
- Headlines June 15, 2019 Bengal doctors' protest spreads to other cities
- Events June 13, 2019 Own Your Life- Session for Parents
Want to feature your inspiring story or share an event with the disabled community? Write to:
Newz Hook - Accessible News