Deaf and mute staff a talking point at Mumbai restaurant

A restaurant in the Indian city of Mumbai is promoting social inclusion by hiring staff who are deaf and mute and encouraging diners to use sign language to communicate.

MUMBAI (REUTERS) - Mirchi And Mime, a restaurant in the Indian city of Mumbai, is promoting social inclusion by hiring staff who are deaf and mute, and encouraging diners to use sign language to communicate.

All its 27 staff use sign language to communicate with diners.

The owners of the restaurant hope to open another 21 outlets.