ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday reiterated his government’s commitment to transforming the lives of persons with disabilities by offering them equal opportunities in education and employment.
He further said that the government’s legislation in this respect was also ready to enable the persons with disabilities to surmount all barriers.
“On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, I want to reiterate our government’s commitment to transforming the lives of those with disabilities by offering them equal opportunities and employment. Our bill to empower and enable them to surmount all barriers is ready,” the Prime Minister said in a tweet posted on his twitter handle.
International Day of Persons with Disabilities was being observed on Monday across the world.
The aim of observing this day was to promote rights and well-being of persons with disabilities in all spheres of society and development.—APP