What Do You Mean by “Handicapped”?


By T. V. Antony Raj

The word physically handicapped or physical disability conjures in our mind a person with some impairment to the body that limits the physical function of limbs or movement or mobility.

I came across the following images on the net. Would you label these people “handicapped”?


One armed, one legged cycle rickshaw driver

One legged labourer


Handicpped wotker




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