Manasvi is an aspiring science communicator. She is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Plant systematics at University of transdisciplinary sciences, Bangalore. In her free time, she can be found cooking with her grandma, ranting on Twitter and humming to Taylor Swift. Follow her on Twitter at @cm_manasvi and on LinkedIn.
To people with disabilities in India, STEM fields remain largely inaccessible. A glimmer of hope has come in the form of the National Education Policy 2020, but unless some serious gaps are addressed, progress is unlikely.