Sunday, July 30, 2017

Vistara airlines organizes an awareness programme for rights of children with disabilities

Jammu:  Team Vistara airlines of Jammu airport today organised an awareness programme for the rights of children with disabilities, Team under the leadership of Samrat Chakerborty celebrated the birthday of JRD Tata among children with different disabilities at JIGER institute Gangyaal Garden Jammu. Tata SIA Airlines Limited, operating as Vistara, is an Indian domestic airline based in Gurgaon. The Jammu team under its component of CSR donated two wheelchairs among the needy disable children and had a get together lunch party with children with disabilities enrolled in JIGER institute run under the ages of Humanity Welfare Organisation Helpline Bijbehara Kashmir. Around thirty persons with disabilities mostly children bound to wheelchairs participated in the programme

Talking on the occasion Director JIGER institute Ms. Sandhy Dhar, who herself is a severe person with disability bound to wheel chair , that society has role to empower persons with disabilities. Time of charity has gone and it is completely replaced by the Developmental model, she added. Sandhya while explaining contributions of various eminent personalities with disabilities throughout globe said that community support has given birth to role models. We need to identify children with disabilities, give them education in completely disable friendly environment so that they could be shined as contributing citizens and not as the parasites or burden.
30/07/17 Scoop News