Activity Report FOOD GIFTS DISTRIBUTION for PWDs 3rdDec International Day of PWDs 2013 DISTRIBUTION OF FOOD GIFTS FROM UMMAH WELFARE TRUST ON THE EVE OF CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR DISABLED PERSONS Mr. Iftikhar khan pointed out that Person with Disabilities play an important role in the development of nations and their role in the development of the country and nation needs further enhancement. Like throughout the country, In Peshawar a ceremony was held on 02.12.2013 in Aamir Jan Wedding Hall Gulbahar Organized by the Ummah Welfare Trust to celebrate International Day for Person with Disability. In the ceremony about 600 Person with Disabilities were given special food gifts. Successful helding of the ceremony was due to participation & cooperation of local welfare associations, SPDA, ARO and Pak-German School Peshawar. The ceremony was presided by Mr. Iftikhar Khan, Food Coordinator, Ummah Welfare Trust. Syed Zahir Abbas, Mujahid Ali, Akhunzada Waqar Haider, Javed Khan, Agha Hussain Raza and Akhunzada Javed Ali were the chief guests on the occasion. Hundreds of workers of various organizations participated in the ceremony and served the Person with Disability sincerely and brought to them happiness and this made some participants emotional. The ceremony was started with recitation from Holy Quran. The chief coordinator Agha Hussain Raza appealed to the parents of the disabled persons to ensure full participation of disabled children in different ceremonies. He also stressed on the Person with Disability to get higher education and should not be beaten by disability, so that they could serve the society, nation and country in a better way. On the occasion Javed Khan, Syed Tahir Abbas and other speakers also addressed the participants and appreciated the role of Ummah Welfare Trust and hoped that in future too such functions for the Person with Disabilities would be held and they assured their determination to put in efforts at individual level also to make Person with Disabilities useful part of the society. In his presidential address Mr. Iftikhar Khan, Food Coordinator UWT said that disability does not come in the way of bold and passionate nations and disabled persons work side by side with the able persons and play their due role in the development and prosperity of the country and nation. For this purpose, the UWT is trying its best to work of rehabilitation and welfare of Person with Disabilities to make them effective in the society. In the end NARWANA Welfare entertained the disabled persons and distributed food packages amongst them in a satisfactory manner.