Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawarchand Gehlot has inaugurated Inclusive Independence Day celebrations organized by the National Trust. Around 2500 people from all walks of life participated in the event along with 500 people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
On the occasion, Mr Gehlot administered New India Pledge “Sankalp se Siddhi” to participants. The Initiative aims to provide equal access to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, by means of Inclusive Education, Inclusive Employment and Inclusive Community Life.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- Independence Day is an annual observance celebrated every year on 15th of August.
- 71st eve of Independence Day would be celebrated by the people all over the India on 15th of August 2017.
Source- Press Information Bureau (PIB)