After 3 successful national conventions in Delhi, Ludhiana and Hyderabad; this year we have a fruitful convention at Panchkula in Haryana. The event witnessed the presence of eminent chief guests and guests like: Shri T.D. Dhariyal: Disability commissioner of Delhi, Smt. Nandita Hooda: social worker, advocate and national level judo champion, Advocate Anju Sandhu, Ms. Madhu Singal: founder of Mitra Jyothi, Ms Preeti Monga (Representative of Enable travels), Mr. Vikram Dalmia (Husband of Anuradha Dalmia director of NIEPVD), Mr. Suchit Narang: well-known classical singer, radio and television artist. Mr. Jasbir Sandhu: political personality, Mr. Gautam Aggarwal: general secretary of NFB Karnataka, Sh. M.J. Saxena: managing director Ayurvet ltd, Sh. Pradip Burman: chairman Ayurvet ltd & their team and many people from media.
The convention witnessed a great crowd of people from our community and in general too. The day kicked off at a vibrant note with a melodious welcome song. The participants of this song prepared the song from different corners of India through skype. Next we had Inauguration Ceremony followed by welcome note by Mr. Danish; General Secretary of Radio Udaan. Ms. Divya hosted the entire convention.
Mr. TD Dhariyal shared some insightful information during his talks. Similarly all other guests shared some important pieces of experiences and information too. During the Honour Ceremony, the chief guests Mr. T D Dhariyal, Nandita Hooda and advocate Anju Sandhu gave away the trophies to RJs.
We had fruitful discussion on sexual abuse and women with disability: (where are the solutions?). Panellists kept forward their views and important points on this concept. There was even an interactive segment with the audience too. People came up with their questions and the panellists gave befitting answers. Many important points got discussed and the audience drew a good piece of knowledge. This discussion was hosted by Ms. Nisha and Mr. Danish.
Another great wow factor of this convention was the Stage play called Jazba by Radio Udaan presenters: directed by Mr. Danish Mahajan. The play came up with amazing points and concerns. Different perspectives and solutions were beautifully woven in this play. The play left the audience into cheer and a lot of applause. Another amazing session was of Mr. Ajinkya founder of Wednesday foundation. He did a session on self-employment and came up with some thought provoking points.
Of course, there was a lot of fun and enjoyment too. The convention ended with a pulsating game session. This game session was hosted by Mr. Ashish, Ms. Minal and Ms. Pooja. The participants won exciting gifts. Finally, the evening wrapped up with dance, cake cutting and dinner!
You can listen to different segments of this 4th National convention on our YouTube channel: