A one-day national seminar on the “Roadmap for Effective Implementation of Rights of Persons with Disabilities (RPWD) Act, 2016,” was organised by the Higher Education for Persons with Special Needs (HEPSN), Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy (CSSEIP) and National Institute for Empowerment of Persons with Multiple Disabilities (NIEPMD), here recently.
Heads of educational institutions in Puducherry, officials of government departments and public sector undertakings, staff and scholars of Pondicherry University participated. zM. Thanuja, Head of CSSEIP, delivered the welcome address. The seminar was inaugurated by Prof. K. Tharanikkarasu, Registrar (in charge) of Pondicherry University.
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