Famous Indian personalities with special needs like learning disability, dyslexia and Autism
Abhishek Bachchan: He was diagnosed as a Dyslexic in his childhood and attended a special school.
Achievement: In the long run, Abhishek conquered the disorder and went ahead to outshine as an actor. Bachchan has featured in more than 50 films in both lead and supporting parts. Some of his blockbusters films are Guru, Dhoom, Dhoom 2, Dostana, Bol Bachchan, Yuva, Happy New Year, Bunty Aur Babli, and so on.
Boman Irani: Because of dyslexia Boman remained a below-average student and almost everyone at school ridiculed his lisp, making him extremely self-conscious. He believes a person should keep challenging himself / herself, It’s challenges that gets the best out of you.
“When I was a waiter and I started getting nice tips I got comfortable. You have to jump out of that comfort. Then I became a shopkeeper, photographer, I got comfortable and I jumped out of it. Always jump out of comfort; comfort is a very dangerous thing. You work for comfort but staying in a comfort zone is very bad,” Boman quips.