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Visual Impairment / Visually challenged

A visually challenged person receives a relief packet from volunteers, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Ashok Bhaumik

Visually challenged students enter an examination centre to appear in West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education's 12th standard exams, in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

Former West Indies' cricketer Brian Lara being presented with a ball by (L-R) Ankitha Singh (captain) of Delhi team and Deepak Malik (captain of Mens's T20 blind team) during the launch of first-ever Samarthan Women's National Cricket Tournament for the Blind at a press conference, in New Delhi. Brian Lara and Smriti Mandhana join hands to champion Women’s National Cricket Tournament for Blind to be held for the first time.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Bihar Deputy chief Minister Shusheel Kumar Modi with State Health Minister Mangal Pandey and others blindly walk in support of the visually challenged people to promote eye donation, in Patna.

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Specially-abled students hold placards during a awareness programme to mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities at Freedom park in Bengaluru.

PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak

Visually challenged IAS officer Pranjal Patil assumes charge as Thiruvananthapuram Sub-Collector in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal visits Moran Blind School during Sewa Saptah (week of service) to celebrate the birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sept 17, in Moran district of Assam.

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Children from Kamla Mehta School for the blind play with 'Gulal' during Holi celebrations, in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Mitesh Bhuvad

Children from Kamla Mehta School for the blind play with 'Gulal' during Holi celebrations, in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Mitesh Bhuvad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with visually impaired children, at a function in New Delhi. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi releases the new series of visually impaired friendly circulation coins, at a function in New Delhi. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and State Finance and Shipping Minister P Radhakrishnan are also seen.

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Visually-challenged voters showing their braille voter identity cards, provided to them during National Voters' Day in Patna.

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Visually impaired women show their ink-marked fingers after casting votes for the Assembly elections, in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh.

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Union Minister for Textiles Smriti Irani serves food among blind children, at the School for Blind Children, in R.K. Puram, New Delhi.

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A blind child holds Indian flags during the Indian Independence Day celebrations at their school in Hyderabad.

AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.

Visually challenged students of a college browse through braille books at a book fair, in Chennai.

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Chaise Perry, 8, looks through a phoropter to get his new prescription during an event to get eye glasses to low-income students from the Houston area, in Cypress, Texas.

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Visually impaired persons taking out an awareness rally to mark International White Cane Day in Bhubaneswar.

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Visually challenged students participate in a rally on the occasion of “World Sight Day” in Chennai.

PTI Photo by R Senthil Kumar

College students, tying black ribbon on their eyes, participate in a rally on the occasion of “World Sight Day” in Chennai.

PTI Photo by R Senthil Kumar

School students tying black ribbons on their eyes at they participate in a rally in Kolkata to mark World Sight Day.

PTI Photo by Swapan Mahapatra

School students, tying black ribbons on their eyes, participate in a rally in Kolkata to mark World Sight Day.

PTI Photo by Swapan Mahapatra

Shotgun victims victims Manzoor Ahmed, left and Shabrooza Mir, hold copies of a report by Amnesty International during its release in Srinagar. The human rights group has called on India to immediately ban the use of shotguns by government forces in suppressing protests against in Kashmir, saying pellets fired by the weapons have blinded and killed people indiscriminately.

AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan

Visually impaired children walk in the National Association for the Blind premise in New Delhi.

AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal

A visually impaired man enters the National Association for the Blind building, in New Delhi. A 54-year-old British man has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing three blind students at the school in New Delhi, police said.

AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal