Srinagar: Voluntary Medicare Society (VMS) organized a mega Sports event in its premises at Bemina Bye-pass Srinagar on Thursday for persons with disabilities.
According to a statement issued here, players from various districts of Kashmir participated in different games like wheelchair basketball, badminton, volleyball, wheelchair cricket etc.
Secretary J&K Sports Council Nuzhat Gull attended the event as Chief Guest. She interacted with the players and appreciated their resilience to mitigate their sufferings and reduce their dependency by actively participating in such events. She hailed the role of VMS for its tireless and continued efforts to rehabilitate and lessen the sufferings of persons with disabilities.
Kifayat Ullah Rizvi Honorary Secretary General Indian Red Cross Society attended the event as Guest of Honour.
President Voluntary Medicare Society reiterated the need that voluntary NGOs like VMS should be provided all possible help by the government to accentuate the process of rehabilitation and well-being of persons with disabilities.