Disabled people asset of society: Inu
24 March 2016, Nirapad News: Information Minister Hasanul Haque Inu today called upon mass media and corporate bodies to come forward in aid of the physically challenged people to help them get specialized education and proper employment to cope with the society.
“Disabled people are asset of society. Society would be benefited more if the disabled people can go at par with the other segments of the society,” he said.
The minister was addressing as the chief guest at a workshop on “employment of disabled people: role of corporate society and mass media” organized by charity Leonard Cheshire Disability (LCD), Bangladesh at National Institute of Local Government at Agargaon here.
Programme Manager of South Asian Region at LCD Shivaram S Deshpande joined the function as special guest with LCD, Bangladesh president and noted economist Abul Barkat in the chair.