The Act has been enacted under Article 253 of the Constitution read with item No. 13 of the Union List (WORD - -1 ). It gives effect to the proclamation on the full participation and equality of the persons with disabilities in the Asian & Pacific Region and provides for their education, employment, creation of barrier free environment, social security, etc. The implementation of the Act requires a multi-sectoral collaborative approach by the appropriate governments, including various Central Ministries/Departments, States/Union Territories, local bodies.
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Source: Department of Disability Affairs, Govt of India