Madras High Court issues directions to streamline policy for participation of women athletes with disabilities in sporting events

Justice R Mahadevan highlighted that the struggles faced by disabled woman athletes were an intersectional issue, and measures were needed to eradicate the difficulties faced by them.
Madras High Court issues directions to streamline policy for participation of women athletes with disabilities in sporting events

The Madras High Court on Monday acknowledged the peculiar difficulties faced by disabled women athletes and issued directions to streamline policy to enable them to participate in all the events at State, national and international levels with equality and dignity (M. Sameeha Barvin vs. The Joint Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports).

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