Kolkata Airport: Asked Thrice To ‘get Up & Walk’ At Kol Airport, Says Lawyer With Disability |  Gurgaon News

Kolkata Airport: Asked Thrice To ‘get Up & Walk’ At Kol Airport, Says Lawyer With Disability | Gurgaon News

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GURGAON: A 33-year-old woman with disabilitieswho uses a wheelchair, has alleged on X that CISF personnel at Kolkata airport asked her at least thrice to “get up and walk two steps” during her security check-in on Wednesday.Arushi Singh, a law graduate from the National University of Singapore who is based in the NCR city, questioned the “sensitivity” of security personnel deployed at airports towards people with disabilities. A CISF officer at the airport told TOI she was only asked if she able to stand up and not be forced to do so. Arushi said she frequently visited Kolkata for work. On Wednesday, she had an IndiGo flight back to Delhi at 7.30pm. The flight was delayed 20 minutes due to technical reasons.“Yesterday evening during the security clearance at Kolkata airport,…
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