Disability and dating: ‘I am not under the burden of a one-sided relationship’
Dating is a complex topic even in ordinary days, but there is very little mention of the ‘social stigma’ associated with dating a physically challenged person.
Hina and Shane Barca, a wheelchair user, have been in a relationship for some time. Recently, they decided to raise their voices against the ridiculous comments they hear online about their relationship. The BBC has also asked other couples like them, one in which one party is perfectly healthy but the other has a disability, about their experience.
Recently, when Hina and Shane tied the knot during a ceremony at home, they shared a picture of their wedding on social media.
Hina wrote: ‘We are husband and wife. I am very lucky to be married to a great man. ‘