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Specially abled kids’ day out

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Mangalore, January 22 2012, DHNS: Over 300 children from 7 institutions take part in fun, edn activities
The Canara High School ground at Dongerkeri witnessed a unique festival for unique people at the “Vishishtarigagi Vishishta Mela,” organised by Asha Jyothi, the forum for the challenged and their parents, on Sunday.

Be it the fun activities, educative programmes or the free refreshments and food for the participants, the kids enjoyed each and every moment of the day, which was exclusively meant for them. In fact, the fest was conducted to encourage the differently abled people and to create awareness among the parents and public about the developments in treatments and about the different beneficial programmes and schemes for the differently abled.

The special day began with a procession from the Loyola Hall at St Aloysius PU College to the venue at Canara High School. Corporation Bank Chairman and Managing Director Ajai Kumar, who inaugurated the fest, opined that the d…