Our Trust in collaboration with Joygram Welfare Society, Hasnabad, Basirhat arranged distribution of various equipments to 80 differently-abled – men and women – at Belpahari on November 05, 2019.The equipments – wheelchair, tricycle, crutch, smartcane and hearing aid were provided by National Institute for Locomotor Disabilities (NILD), a Govt of India concern, free of cost. Earlier, a selection camp was organised at our Trust premises at Chirakuti on January 21, 2019 where these 80 candidates were selected by NILD doctors’ team from about 300 disabled persons. IC, Belpahari P.S. and MLA Sri Khagendra Hembram were present on the occasion at Belpahari. IC, Belpahari extended various assistances in organising this event a success. A special thanks to him.
It would not be out of context here to mention that about 2.3% of population of West Bengal is physically challenged. It is good to see that they are now gradually raising their voices to earn their rights.