White Cane Safety Day 2015

MID intended to Observe White Cane Safety Day on 14th October 2015 in collaboration with PTI Disability Wing at PTI Office Asif Block, Allama Iqbal Town, Lahore. The Cheif guest of the Program was Mrs. Sadia Sihail (MPA Punjab). the other guests who graced the occasion were Mr. Faheem Iqbal(PTI), Mr. Sheikh Pervaiz, Mr. Col. (R) Bokhari and number of Blind Persons and civil society activists.. In this program we highlighted the importance of White Cane in the life of a blind person. White cane gives the blind person the independence he needs in mobility by orienting the area. Mobility being the core issue in the self-independence of a blind person. We also emphasized the importance of the disabiled community to be included in the political process from grass-root to National level.

The White Canes were distributed by the Honorable Guests among blind persons.

 

 

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