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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Wheelchair man fights for rights

Image result for Indonesia, Ridwan Sumantri

One man's fight for
                                 equal access in Indonesia
12 September 2016 Last updated at 23:10 BST
Born into a poor family in Indonesia, Ridwan Sumantri was a bright student, who paid his own school fees by selling plastics and working in a factory.
But, paralysed from the waist down in an accident, he became a disability campaigner, winning a rare court victory against official indifference.

 Image result for Indonesia, Ridwan Sumantri

Produced by Christine Franciska, with illustration by Muhammad Taufiq (Emte).

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