International Day for Persons with Disabilities, 3rd December, 2016 by LABARD. In Lahore LABARD-Lahore Businessmen Association for Rehabilitation of the Disabled and GET-Ghazali Education Trust joined hands to celebrate International Day for Persons with Disabilities at Liberty Round About on December 03, 2016. Hundreds of disabled persons were gathered to celebrate the day and made a Friendship-Circle by holding hands to give the message of Love, Peace and Friendship. The Chief Guest and Member of National Assembly Hon’able Ms. Shaista Pervaiz Malik reiterated the fact that a lot of efforts are needed to be done for the course of disabled persons. She focused on three important issues viz. accessibility, inclusiveness and compliance with the job quota fixed for the disabled persons. She also distributed gifts among the disabled persons. Mr. Pervaiz Malik, Member Notional Assembly and President of LABARD stressed on the need to create realization among general public regarding the menace of disability. Mr. Saeed Khan, General Secretory LABARD thanked oil the participants and ensured that events like these to raise awareness will continue in future as well inshallah. Many dignitaries including politicians, media personnel actors, members of civil society and different NGOs were gathered at the venue to make this event a Success.