Latest News on Leprosy

'Leprosy' - 8 Total Results

Former Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan interacting with a leprosy patient/Photo: UNI

Ominous Signs

Above: Former Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan interacting with a leprosy patient/Photo: UNI As the government hides data and refuses to accept the reality...
An awareness rally on World Leprosy Day. Patients in India continue to be denied education and treatment to this day/Photo: leprosymission.org

Leprosy: Removing The Stigma

Above: An awareness rally on World Leprosy Day. Patients in India continue to be denied education and treatment to this day/Photo: leprosymission.org The Supreme Court’s...
SC issues a slew of directives to Centre, states on the rehabilitation of leprosy affected persons

SC issues a slew of directives to Centre, states on the rehabilitation of leprosy...

Issuing a slew of directives on the rehabilitation of leprosy affected persons, the apex court said on Friday (Sep 14) that it was inter...
Bill to end discrimination against leprosy patients in next session of parliament, Centre tells SC

Bill to end discrimination against leprosy patients in next session of parliament, Centre tells...

The Centre on Monday (August 20) informed the apex court that a bill will be placed before parliament in the coming session to omit...
Discrimination against leprosy patients: Most states failed to state steps taken for rehabilitation, SC told

Discrimination against leprosy patients: Most states failed to state steps taken for rehabilitation, SC...

The Supreme Court is hearing a PIL filed by an NGO, Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, seeking scrapping of laws which discriminate against Leprosy...
Beneficiaries of an anti-leprosy project raise awareness about the disease on World Leprosy Day in India. Photo: leprosymission.org.uk

Stop the stigma

Above: Beneficiaries of an anti-leprosy project raise awareness about the disease on World Leprosy Day in India. Photo: leprosymission.org.uk A petition has sought the...
SC blasts Centre for delaying tactics on Delhi environmental issues

SC asks Centre why laws which incite discrimination against leprosy patients shouldn’t be scrapped

The Supreme Court on Monday (December 4) issued a notice to the Centre seeking reply on the discrimination faced by leprosy patients. The Centre...
The Multi-Drug Therapy for eradicating leprosy is available in India since 1981. Photo Courtesy: Leprosy Mission

Leprosy condition in India irks SC

The top court took cognisance of a PIL claiming that leprosy not only exists but thrives in India due to the apathetic attitude of...

'Leprosy' - 8 News Results

Former Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan interacting with a leprosy patient/Photo: UNI

Ominous Signs

Above: Former Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan interacting with a leprosy patient/Photo: UNI As the government hides data and refuses to accept the reality...
An awareness rally on World Leprosy Day. Patients in India continue to be denied education and treatment to this day/Photo: leprosymission.org

Leprosy: Removing The Stigma

Above: An awareness rally on World Leprosy Day. Patients in India continue to be denied education and treatment to this day/Photo: leprosymission.org The Supreme Court’s...
SC issues a slew of directives to Centre, states on the rehabilitation of leprosy affected persons

SC issues a slew of directives to Centre, states on the rehabilitation of leprosy...

Issuing a slew of directives on the rehabilitation of leprosy affected persons, the apex court said on Friday (Sep 14) that it was inter...
Bill to end discrimination against leprosy patients in next session of parliament, Centre tells SC

Bill to end discrimination against leprosy patients in next session of parliament, Centre tells...

The Centre on Monday (August 20) informed the apex court that a bill will be placed before parliament in the coming session to omit...
Discrimination against leprosy patients: Most states failed to state steps taken for rehabilitation, SC told

Discrimination against leprosy patients: Most states failed to state steps taken for rehabilitation, SC...

The Supreme Court is hearing a PIL filed by an NGO, Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, seeking scrapping of laws which discriminate against Leprosy...
Beneficiaries of an anti-leprosy project raise awareness about the disease on World Leprosy Day in India. Photo: leprosymission.org.uk

Stop the stigma

Above: Beneficiaries of an anti-leprosy project raise awareness about the disease on World Leprosy Day in India. Photo: leprosymission.org.uk A petition has sought the...
SC blasts Centre for delaying tactics on Delhi environmental issues

SC asks Centre why laws which incite discrimination against leprosy patients shouldn’t be scrapped

The Supreme Court on Monday (December 4) issued a notice to the Centre seeking reply on the discrimination faced by leprosy patients. The Centre...
The Multi-Drug Therapy for eradicating leprosy is available in India since 1981. Photo Courtesy: Leprosy Mission

Leprosy condition in India irks SC

The top court took cognisance of a PIL claiming that leprosy not only exists but thrives in India due to the apathetic attitude of...

'Leprosy' - 0 Videos Results

Recent Stories