Top 5 stories about the Deaf in 2017
1.Schools & skill development centres for Deaf
A positive step for the deaf taken by the government of Kerala, which will open schools and skill development centres , to improve knowledge and language skills among hearing impaired kids in the state.
2.Ola gives pleasant surprise to deaf travelers
Jeroz Nishanth Coelho got a pleasant surprise from Ola when he was planning a trip with his hearing impaired friends. Ola gave him a free ride making it a memorable trip for the deaf travellers.
3.TEACH enabling the deaf
This story is about how TEACH - Training and Education Centre for Hearing Impaired was founded with the aim of making a difference.
4.Public events in sign language
Another step towards accessibility and inclusion. The government decided to telecast public events with sign language interpretation .
5.Young innovators create device for deaf
Young scientists of class 8 developed a device to help the deaf . The device is useful for making their daily lives easier by making them aware of the surroundings.