From using tech to help people with disabilities to tackling COVID-19 scams with legal aid — top Social Stories of the week


Born with a 70 percent disability, Sumit Agarwal — a PR entrepreneur, motivational speaker, and inclusion rights activist —  is now ‘obsessed’ with helping people, building relationships, and discovering what drives human beings.

Meanwhile, Ramanuj Mukherjee and his team are providing free lawyer services for COVID-19 pandemic-related scams through his initiative Lawyers Against COVIFRAUD.

On the other hand, AssisTech Foundation has been supporting startups that are working to improve the lives of people with disabilities through assistive technology.

Here are the top Social Stories of the week:

Sumit Agarwal with his mother Rekha Agarwal

After graduating with a bachelor of business administration degree, Sumit Agarwal — who was diagnosed with cerebral palsy as an infant — joined ICFAI Business School in Kolkata for a Post Graduate Programme in Management.

He was among the top of his class at Jadavpur University, where he pursued a…

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