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  • India's first deafblind interpreter

    India's first deafblind interpreter

    1 June 2015  |  8 comments  |  Last comment on 1 December 2017  |  Posted by Laura Brown

    Sense International's Training and Research Manager, Sachin Rizal joined the organisation as India's first interpreter who is deafblind. Using tactile American Sign Language, he helps people with deafblindness to communicate and express their thoughts and feelings to the rest of the world.

First published: Friday 7 June 2013
Last updated: Thursday 18 September 2014