Chandigarh, Jan. 10 -- The State Advisory Board on Disability, Chandigarh on Thursday proposed free travel in CTU buses, skill development training programmes, redressal system for persons with disabilities (PWDs) in Chandigarh.

The proposals came after the recent report of National Sample Survey (NSS) report on "Persons with Disabilities in India" which pointed out that Chandigarh is the most inhospitable city in the country, for PWDs.

During the first meeting of the State Advisory Board on Disability held under Manoj Parida, Adviser to the UT Administrator, the members put forth various proposals to ensure the welfare of PWDs in the city.

Kamlesh (ex- mayor) Advisor, Youth Innovative Society suggested that special skill training progra...