International day of Person with disabilities observed at Haflong

Haflong, November 3, 2019: With rest of the globe,  International day of Person with disabilities was observed at  Haflong today.
The programme was organized by the IE SSA Harangajao Education Block ,Dima Hasao .
In this connection, a rally was  taken out in main street of Haflong town by  hundreds of students and teachers.
Later, a meeting was held at Haflong Government Girls’  Higher Secondary School  highlighting the differently able  person  and their  ability.
It may be noted here that since 1992, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) has been observed on 3rd December every year around the world. The theme for this 2019 IDPD is promoting the participation of persons with disabilities and their leadership: taking action on the 2030 Development Agenda’.
The theme focuses on the empowerment of persons with disabilities for inclusive, equitable and sustainable development as envisaged in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which pledges to ‘leave no one behind’ and recognizes disability as a cross-cutting issues, to be considered in the implementation of its 17 Sustainable Development Goals.