[AI] Guidelines on Barrier Free Environment needed.

Dhananjay Bhole dhananjay.bhole at gmail.com
Sat Jul 4 04:03:02 PDT 2015

Dear Umasha,

There are 2 to 3 standards or guidelines like documents as below.

C.P.W.D. design guidelines published by the Ministry of Urban
Development, ‘Planning a Barrier Free Environment’ published by the
Office of the Chief Commissioner, Ministry of Social Justice and
Empowerment and the Accessibility chapter in the National Building
Code by the Bureau of Indian Standards.

On 7/4/15, Umesha Economics <umesha.eco at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear Friends,
> Government of Karnataka through the Department of Higher Education has asked
> Tumkur University (and other universities) to give a status report on the
> barrier free environment in the campus and buildings. the task has been
> assigned to me as I am the Liaison Officer for the Disabled for the
> University.
> So, experts in the field, please provide me the comprehensive guidelines on
> the barrier free environment with respect to physical environment against
> which I can evaluate the accessibility of the buildings and the campus.
> desirable if the guidelines are legally binding and applicable to state of
> Karnataka and are latest ones.
> Thank you
> Umesha S. E.
> Assistant Professor of Economics,
> and
> Liaison Officer for the Disabled,
> Tumkur University, Tumkur 572103, Karnataka
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Dhananjay Bhole,
Accessibility research group,
Department of Education and Extension,
Savitribai Phule Pune University,
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