Para Games for Divyangjans of Tricity.



Chandigarh 30th November 2017: The Department of Social Welfare Women & Child Development, Chandigarh Administration is organizing 4 days Para Games for Divyangjans of Tricity from 30th November 2017 to 03rd December 2017 in collaboration with Rotary Club, Chandigarh. The said event was inaugurated today by Sh. B.L. Sharma, IAS, Secretary Social Welfare, Chandigarh Administration at the Sports Complex, Sector 46, Chandigarh. In all 210 Divyangjan from different categories like Hearing Impaired, Visually Impaired, Orthopedically Handicapped, Intellectually Disabled participated in different games like Race for 50 mtr, 100 mtr and 200 mtr; throws i.e. Javelin Throw, Discuss Throw, Shotput and also in Long Jump. The Chief Guest congratulated and appreciated the efforts being done by the Smt. Nishu Singal, HCS, Director Social Welfare who worked so dedicatedly for the empowerment of Divyangjans. He also congratulated all participants and asked them to give their best and send to public a message through this endeavor that hope will always conquer fear. The finals of these events shall be organized on the World Disability Day i.e. 3rd Dec. 2017 and the first 3 winners of each category shall be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals. Apart from this all the participants shall be given the Participation Certificate.