Kids with disabilities hike Shankracharya hill, participate in group songs
On the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Sunday, Jammu & Kashmir Mountaineering and Hiking Club chose to celebrate it disabled children to promote and support them.
JKMHC celebrated the Day in association with ChotayTaray Foundation in which it organized day long hike to Shankarachariya hill for disabled students. JKMHC members assisted the students in the hike who climbed half way to Shankarachariya hill.
Secretary Tourism Sarmad Hafeez , Director Tourism Kashmir Mahmood Ahmad Shah and Deputy Director Tourism Riyaz Ahmad Beigh jointly flagged off the hike of the students from Zabarwan Park at 10 am today.
In the second stage of the program, the disabled kids participated in group dance, group songs and other events like musical chair and ball games at Institute of Hotel Management (IHM) , Rajbagh .
The Chief guest of the event was Deputy Director Tourism Waseem Raja and Founder and President of Chotay Taray Foundation Arjumand Makhdoomi . Later on prizes were distributed among the wining participants .
The event was sponsored by JKMHC, JK Tourism, AM Dar and Associates and Routemasters . The event was coordinated by Nawab Moazam Khan and Romana Manzoor.