Haryana Social Justice and Empowerment Department has decided to confer state awards on eight persons and one institute for their outstanding work in the field of welfare of disabled. The awards will be given in a state level function to be organised on the occasion of International Day for Disabled on December 3, 2015 at Rohtak.
A spokesman of the department informed that the awards would be given under the categories, best Person, best employee and best institution. He said that the award ceremony would take place at Radha Krishan Auditorium, Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak on December 3, 2015.
The name of persons to be awarded include, Dr Markanday Ahuja of Baba Mast Nath Eye Hospital, Asthal Bohar, Rohtak, Dalbir Singh Saini, District Social Welfare Officer, Hisar, Jage Ram, Lecturer, Government College, Ambala Cantt., Satish Punia, JBT Teacher, Government Primary School, Surya Nagar, Hisar, Pyare Lal, Lecturer, Government Senior Secondary School, Kirtan, Hisar, Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO), Kanpur, Principal, Asha School, Panchkula, Shyam Sunder, Secretary, Red Cross Society, Gurgaon and Naveen Gulia of Gurgaon.