Under the scheme of integrating people with disabilities in the main stream of technical and vocational education, a display cum sale of products was organised at Government Polytechnic Panaji.
The activity was held in association with Keshav Seva Sadhana’s Narayan Zantye School for Special Children, Bicholim. The exhibition was inaugurated by principal Luis R Fernandes in the presence of staff and Students. The principal appreciated the effort for initiating this activity which he said should continue every year The staff and students also expressed that such exhibitions was encouraging.
The articles displayed were quilts, festival lamps, baby garments, paper articles, candles, decorative pots, cushion covers, etc, which were all sold at reasonable rates. The staff who were involved in the exhibition were Shashank Kamat, Uday Nagvekar, Pooja Naik, Yellava, Yeshwant Korgavkar and Videsh Gosavi. Also Resha and Rahila Khan of community Polytechnic Panaji were active in setting up the exhibits.
The whole activity helped in sensitising and creating awareness among Polytechnic staff and students about the capacity and creativity of differently abled.