Just before the accident, she won silver in a corporate badminton tournament and went on to win gold in — this time with one leg. The equipment is too expensive for her to buy outright, costing a whopping Rs. And, having seen the vital difference our support makes to them, determined to keep helping them. Suyash is a Para Swimmer competing in the S7 category. I resisted and they pushed me out of the train. He was also missing both of his arms.
He could not wear the leg he had been given before because it hurt, it was very heavy and he could not bend his knee.
Low-cost Prostheses Offer Amputees In India A Second Chance
December 11, See all blog posts. Vishnu Kumar had barely reached adulthood when he lost his limbs in a freak electrical accident, seemingly condemning him to the life of penury endured by millions of amputees in India. This page was last edited on 9 Novemberat The Times of India. Briju Mohan lost his arm in a bike accident. An overgrown tree collapsed over Mumbai resident Antara when she was 18 years old.