Preeti* from Chittaurgarh is 20 years old and has orthopaedic disability. At five years of age, Preeti met with an accident in which she lost one of her legs.
This lockdown has been hard on Zainab*. She has no respite and break from her family members and fights in the house have increased a lot.
Savita is 24 years old and has orthopaedic disability. She comes from a remote village in Chhattisgarh, India.
Aparna* lives in a quaint little village of Bikaner with her parents, two brothers and one sister in-law.
Nomesh hails from Raipur district in Chhattisgarh, India. He has sickle cell disease (an inherited red blood cell disorder in which there aren't enough healthy red blood cells to carry oxygen throughout the body).
Shiva is 28 years old and has orthopaedic disability. He comes from a small village in Gaya district of Bihar.
Pratima from Jabalpur had low vision since birth.
35-year-old Savitri Devi from Rajgir, Bihar has orthopaedic disability.
19-year-old Sarita is visually impaired and belongs to Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh.
Gender and disability: A perspective from India
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