Motor Bike Rally in New Delhi for Accessible India Campaign
In continuation to various sensitisation campaigns run by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan), a Motorcycle Rally 'Ride 4 Accessibility' was organised on 24th July, 2016 in Delhi.
In the presence of celebrities from Bollywood, sports, Cyclist and Joggers a pledge to create mass awareness about the campaign was taken up. Street Plays and cultural programs were also organised on this occasion besides playing of musical bands.
Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan) [DEPwD] is running the Accessible India Campaign (Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan) for creating universal accessibility in built environment, public transportation and Information & Communication Technology (ICT) eco-system.
Efforts are being made to make the campaign a mass movement by involving citizens in various States and sensitising the society towards disability and the need for accessibility.