Author: Farid Nasir
07:12 PM EST | December 11, 2014

The physically challenged individuals are discriminated on the basis of their physical condition in all spheres of life. They are rejected by the society, which results in dejection and loss of self-confidence. United Nations under it’s ‘We are no better than the physically challenged’ is running an awareness program which presses upon the importance of equality in the society. Various activists have joined hands with the UN to look after the local chapters of the campaign, and bringing life to the physically challenged individuals. Seminars, rallies and awareness walks are being organized to highlight the importance of down turning racism and discrimination. The campaign also presses upon including and accepting the physically challenged individuals as part of our society, rather than denying them their due rights. Physically challenged individual association gathered outside the UN building to show support and gratitude towards the initiation the awareness drive.