Jharsuguda, December 3rd: International Day of Persons with Disabilities was celebrated on Monday at Town Hall. In this occasion a function was organized in which the District Collector Bishnu Prasad Sahoo was the Chief Guest along with Sarat Chandra Mishra (PD, DRDA), B.B. Naik (CDMO), Tapas Ray Choudhary (Social Activist), S.K. Das (DPC), S. Srinivasan Executive Officer of Jharsuguda Municipality were present.
The function was inaugurated by the Lighting of lamp by Jharsuguda Collector. Additional in his speech he said that on coming December 14th a Disability Detection camp will be held at various block level in which disabled person would be identified and would given certificates along with various other facilities like concession passes , equipments etc .
Later on he handed over prizes to the students who had participated among various competition held on this occasion. Children’s from various Disabled schools like Asha Kiran, Dist. Disabled School had participated in a cultural programmes held on this occasion.