International day of disabled observed

People with disabilities should shed their inferiority complex and learn to live with confidence, said additional deputy commissioner Shankarappa here on Saturday.

He was delivering his inaugural address at the international day of the disabled programme organised by Indian Medical Association, MOB rural health centre and union of the disabled held at the IMA auditorium.

People with disabilities should gear up to face the challenges in the competitive world, he added. Director of MOB, Leela said the organisation was working to reach out the facilities extended by the government to the disabled.

Zilla panchayat president Nagaratna Basavaraju, president of city municipal council Arun Kumar,  Dr Lingaiah and others were present.

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