Thursday, February 22, 2018

MITI“Disability Day or the International Day of people with disability, is a day that has been promoted. The aim of the Disability Day is to encourage a better understanding of people affected by a disability, together with helping to make people more aware of the rights, dignity and welfare of disable people, as well as raise awareness about the benefits of integrating disabled persons into every aspects of life, from economic, to political, to social and cultural”, said Mr. Sanjeev Pendharkar, Director, Vicco Laboratories.

On the occasion of the Disability Day, Ms. Uttara Mone of MITI Creations have been arranging every year award function viz. ‘Gaganala Pankh Nave Puraskar’. In this award function, 5 disabled persons and 2 organizations working for the people with disabilities will be felicitated. This year, the selection committee has been finalized by MITI Creations and the people working as Jury are as follows :

Eminent personalities like Ex-Vice Chancellor – Dr. Snehalata Deshmukh, Dr. Uday Nirgudkar – Chief Editor of Zee 24 Taas, senior Actor Mr. Vikram Gokhale, Social Worker Ms. Varsha Pawar-Tawde, Actress Ms. Sonali Kulkarni and Mr. Sanjeev Pendharkar, Director, Vicco Laboratories. Dr. Snehalata Deshmukh is declared as President of the Committee.

The said programme of felicitation of the disabled people will be held on 15th December, 2017 in the auditorium of Amar Hind Mandal, Dadar, Mumbai at 6.00pm. Please contact on Cell No.8080217071 and/or email id in case if anyone came across such disabled people doing good work and organizations working for them doing a great work.