NL Beno Zephine (25) of Chennai received an order from the Union Ministry of External Affairs on June 12, 2015 asking her to report to the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) within 60 days, making her the first fully visually-challenged person to enter the service. The ministry had to make some modifications in the parameters before inducting her. Beno is no more dependent on Braille books. Instead, she uses Job Access With Speech (JAWS), a software that allows the visually challenged to read from a computer screen, to scan Tamil and English books.