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Critical Acclaim for One Little Finger

Malini Chib - Freelance Writer Activist and Advocate

Malini has Cerebral Palsy, a neurological condition similar to adult stroke, which makes body movement and speech extremely difficult. However, the cognitive functions of the brain can often remain unimpaired, as in the case of Malini. She recounts her experiences from childhood to adulthood, her struggles with motor skills and speech, managing day-to-day activities, and the apathy and indifference of people towards her and others who are disabled. She educates herself, learns to type with her little finger and speak through the Lightwriter. Finally, she works through unfavourable social systems and attitudes to get a career as an event manager. Read More...

President of India's Award

Shri Mukul WasnikHon'ble Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment giving away the National Award for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, 2011 to Ms Malini Chib, authorOne Little Finger in New Delhi.

Malini speaks about her book with CNN-IBN