IIT Kanpur’s PwD cell is dedicated to disabled students
The people with disabilities cell of the IIT Kanpur organised an event this week for the disabled people to create awareness about challenges faced by them.
The cell is dedicated to work on technologies that can make the lives of disabled students better and easier.
The event saw the participation from various organisations that work in for the welfare of people with disabilities.
Speakers at the event were from the handicap welfare department from Uttar Pradesh, Deaf and Dumb College in Bithoor, Ambedkar Institute of Technology for Handicapped in Kanpur and others.
The cell is developing tools and gadgets that can make the campus more accessible for students with disabilities.
Now a special website has also been launched that is exclusive to the PwD cell of the institute.
The website aims to give out more campus related information to the disabled students.