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Disabled is not the burden of society:Menon

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Disabled is not the burden of society:Menon

Social Welfare Minister Rashed Khan Menon MP said, 'Disabled people are not burdened by the society.

Their education, rehabilitation, protection and security can play a big role in the development of society if they are made.He said this while addressing a workshop on 'Risk and Hazard Risks for Persons with Disabilities' at the BMA Auditorium at Topkhana Road on Friday.

Rashed Khan Menon said, "This government is a non-discriminatory government. In this case, the prime minister has special initiative. He is working for the empowerment of the disabled, especially the women and girls disabled people. It will be our duty to move forward together in this work.The President of the Workers Party said, the government has started the process of turning the National Disability Foundation into the Directorate for the education, rehabilitation, protection and security of the disabled. It will be implemented very soon.Menon said, "People of all walks of life must be included in the process of speeding up the pace of development. No one can be left behind. In order to meet sustainable development goals, the disabled will have to be involved in the mainstream of the society''.At the end of the workshop, the minister distributed Wheel Chairs among the people with disabilities.

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