World Dwarfism Day Observed

  • International Dwarfism Awareness Day is celebrated every year on 25 October.
  • Spreads awareness for achondroplasia, a bone growth disorder that causes dwarfism.
  • Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD) under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment observed World Dwarfism Day.
  • By conducting various activities like Awareness Programmes, Interview sessions, poster making, Webinars and Panel Discussions.
  • At more than 20 places across the country.
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