Kolkata - Post Report Question and Answers

Would someone with physical disabilities have difficulties living in this city?

Absolutely YES. Do not come here if you have mobility issues. Not only is the local infrastructure not set up for it, but there are concerns about adequate medical specialists being available. - Aug 2021

Yes! Horrible roads and sidewalks. - Dec 2020

Not sure but I really do not believe that Kolkata has adequate facilities for those with disabilities yet. - Sep 2015

Kolkata is not accessible for the disabled. - Dec 2010

Don't come. - Jun 2009

You name it, don't come ... and don't expect accomodation. - Mar 2009

It would be nearly impossible to explore the city on your own. - May 2008

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