NA to observe int’l day for persons with disabilities today


National Assembly will commemorate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities today (Friday) in the Parliament House.

The International Day of PWDs 2021 is being celebrated on the global theme “Leadership and participation of Persons with Disabilities toward an inclusive, accessible and sustainable post-COVID-19 world”.

During the event, Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser will launch accessibility of the Parliament House Building and the accessibility of the National Assembly official website for PWDs besides, unveiling the full version of the Braille Constitution of Pakistan.

This initiative of Speaker Asad Qaiser will contribute significantly to alleviate the difficulties being faced by PWDs, which will boost their confidence and encourage them to excel in all walks of life.

Speaker National Assembly on the occasion of “International Day of Persons with Disabilities” (PWDs) said that differently abled people have a lot of potential and energy to contribute to the progress of the country.

They are capable to perform all tasks but they need encouragement and assistance to make them viable and productive part of the society.

Facilitating the people with Disabilities has been the priority of incumbent government and the government is striving hard to provide equal access of education and health and other basic facilities to them.

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