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YPSA, an organization in Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC) since 2013

NASPD Chittagong committee election held

oath taking

Association of Sports for the Persons with Disability (NASPD) Chittagong committee election held during its biannual general meeting at the Chittagong Society for Disabled(CSD) premises, Chittagong on 9 November 2013.

Md. Mahabubur Rahman, Director(SD), YPSA has been elected as President and Salauddin Kabir Suman from Barnali as General Secretary.   

9 newly elected members took their oath in the meeting. NASPD is a cross-disability organization, promoting sports & cultural initiatives for people with all types of disabilities. It has regularly organized national and divisional level sports.

Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) have the right to take part in sports as per the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, and they should be provided with the scope to take part in sports. Sports and entertainment are necessary for the PWDs as it creates a sense of belongingness to the society and helps develop the existing state of various impairments among the PWDs.