Equipment worth 1mln donated to disabled persons in Bardiya

GULARIYA: Equipment worth around Rs one million were donated to the people with physical disabilities and visual impairment in Bardiya district on Thursday.

The National Rehabilitation Centre for Disabled, Anamnagar, donated 25 equipment including modern wheelchairs and tricycles, to the disabled and visually impaired persons.

In a programme organised by Bardiya Disabled Rehabilitation Centre, District Coordination Committee, Bardiya and Gulariya Municipality, 15 persons received wheelchairs, 10 persons received tricycles and two physically disabled person received crutches.

Two visually impaired persons were also provided with white canes in the programme.