The Delhi authorities will host the town’s first ”slum pageant” on the event of World Homeless Day on October 10, in line with a press release issued by the Delhi City Shelter Enchancment Board (DUSIB).
The pageant will witness week-long celebrations by the DUSIB in direction of ”sensitising the general public about homelessness”, they stated.
Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia would be the chief visitor on the occasion.
Actions equivalent to medical camps, yoga, meditation courses, a particular drive on cleanliness, tidiness and tree plantation can be performed throughout all of the DUSIB shelters and basti vikas kendras for every week.
Camps in collaboration with the departments involved for issuing Aadhaar playing cards and voter id playing cards may also be organised.
Garments, blankets, medicines and nutritious meals can be distributed amongst homeless folks through the occasion.
”World Homeless Day has been offering a possibility for educating folks concerning the problems with the homeless, figuring out alternate options for policy-makers and measures which may very well be taken by people in addition to at non-governmental ranges in a collaborative method for the advance of the scenario,” the DUSIB stated.
Individually, Delhi’s first ”Slum Pageant” may also be performed on October 10 on the night time shelter complicated at Sarai Kale Khan.
”The occasion at Sarai Kale Khan will embrace a wall of fame for recognising tutorial achievements and skills of slum residents, puppet exhibits, skit exhibits, video games, dances, stay music and screening of flicks on slums and homelessness,” the assertion stated.
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