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Permanently bed-ridden, Shailesh Nerlikar from Maharashtra is carried... News PhotoAhmedabad,Chess,Day,Gujarat,India,Maharashtra,Mother,Sport,Sports Activity,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPermanently bed-ridden, Shailesh Nerlikar, 32, from Maharashtra is carried by his mother Sarala Nerlikar after playing chess on the first day of the Brain Power U-2000 International Rating Tournament, at the SGVP International School on the outskirts of Ahmedabad on May 14, 2013. Shailesh was disabled when he was given the wrong dose of medicines by a doctor when he was six years old. Shailesh was lifted by his mother Sarala Nerlikar when he entered the Chess tournament where over 340 players from across India are participating. The current Chess Rating of Shailesh Nerlikar is 1698. AFP PHOTO / Sam PANTHAKY (Photo credit should read SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images)