Mata Bhagwanti Chadha Niketan, a charitable school for ‘children with special needs’ under the aegis of The Ponty Chadha Foundation organised an awareness campaign on account of ‘International Day for Disabled Persons’. The event was organized with an aim to sensitize the community towards the needs of differently-abled children and create a positive attitude towards them.
The children distributed an array of balloons with smileys and clicked selfies with people they met. They requested people to share these selfies on their social network pages with the hashtag #beyonddisability to spread this thought further. These ‘special children’ were received with great warmth and love as they presented a sapling to the head of these respective institutions and offices, asking them to “Support our Right to Breathe”. The sapling played the role of an allegory spreading the message of ‘Plant the tree and save
The sapling played the role of an allegory spreading the message of ‘Plant the tree and save the environment for us’. As an exclusive enterprise, the ‘special children’ of MBCN also performed a Nukkad Natak titled ‘Viklang Kaun’, at Wave Mall, Noida, narrating the daily struggles of the disabled people in various fields of life, including employment, education, etc.