The primary-ever sports activities carnival for wheelchair-bound, differently-abled individuals was held right here at Sukhna Lake, on Saturday.
Punjab Governor and UT Administrator, Banwarilal Purohit flagged off the occasion at Sukhna Lake Sports activities Complicated.
The occasion was organised by Chandigarh Spinal Rehab, Sector 28. Chandigarh Spinal Rehab is a non-profit organisation working with individuals going through extreme disabilities prompted as a result of spinal wire/ mind damage.
The distinctiveness of the occasion was that every one members had been given a possibility to take part in all sporting occasions.
Nicky P Kaur, Founder, Chandigarh Spinal Rehab, stated, “Members from throughout the nation participated within the occasion, together with Himachal Pradesh. The occasion noticed participation from over 50 wheelchair sure individuals, and included nationwide boating and canoe racing championships for para-athletes, archery, fencing, javelin and a pleasant kabbadi match.”