Institute of Empowerment of Persons with Multiple Disabilities (NIEPMD), Chennai and Spastic Society of Manipur jointly organised a one-day media sensitization workshop on differently abled persons at Hotel Classic today.
MP Dr Thokchom Meinya, All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU) president Wangkhemcha Shamjai, former Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities Prasanna Kumar Pincha and Social Welfare Director L Nabakishwar attended the woskhop as chief guest, president and guests of honour respectively.
In his speech, Dr Meinya said that democracy can’t function without media as it is the fourth estate of democracy. Saying that people must consider that there is no disabled person in the world he said that every person has his/her own inborn talent/capability in one field or other.
Source : http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/media-sensitization-workshop-held/