Today, 3rd December the International Day of persons with disabilities.The World Day of persons with disabilities is celebrated on 3rd December as per the decision of UN. The celebrations are generally taken up at the school level. Schools admitting differently abled students of four Panchayats and Kochi Corporation joined together to celebrate this day at Edappally Block Resource Centre of Sarva Siksha Abhiyan. About 100 such students are participating in the programme. Four days' programme has been planned. Today after the formal inauguration the students were divided into five groups and different jobs were allotted to the groups. These jobs were to be taken up by each group one after the other. This guaranteedguarantees that each group got each game. All these games are aimed at improving their ability to understand and use it in an intelligent manner.
Next two days the teachers and other resource persons will visit the houses of such students and distribute books which can be used by them and help developing a small library of such books. Last day entertainments by such students will be staged. These are organised by the Government schools of these Panchayats.