KANASU – 2019 Disability Awareness Month December 2019 – Wheelchair Cricket
Mangaluru: Sahodaya, an outreach programme for the empowerment of the Specially Abled was started in 2000 to conscientize the staff and the students towards the needs and aspirations of the Differently Abled. The outreach programme has been constantly working with groups and institutions catering to the needs of such people. Sahodayans have imbibed the spirit of growing together and lend their mite towards empowering people with disabilities even after completion of their studies.
This year Sahodaya has embarked on an innovative and unique event called Kanasu – 2019 Disability Awareness Month. Has planned to organize a Wheelchair Cricket match. Maharashtra and Karnataka Wheelchair cricket teams will face each other on December 08, 2019. This will be a 20- 20 over match between the two states. A total of 40 Players and support staff will take part in the tournament.
The grand inauguration will be held on Sunday, December 08, 2019 at 09:30 AM at the St Aloysius Pre – University Ground. SRI A. SADANANDA SHETTY Chairman, Shree Devi Education Trust, Mangaluru will be the Chief Guest. SRI N.G Mohan Chief Commissioner, Bharat Scouts and Guides will be the Guest of Honour. Rev Dr Praveen Martis S.J. Principal, St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangaluru will be the President of the Inaugural Ceremony.
The post match presentation will be held on Sunday, December 08, 2019 at 03:30 PM at the St Aloysius Pre – University Ground. SRI U. RAJESH NAIK Member of Legislative Assembly, Govt. of Karnataka will be the Chief Guest. Rev Dr Praveen Martis S.J. Principal, St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangaluru will be the guest of honour. Rev. Fr Dionysius Vaz SJ – Rector, St Aloysius Institutions will be President of the post match presentation.