Panjim Carnival made accessible for the elderly and differently abled

02 Mar, 2019 - | by O Heraldo

Pandal at Miramar to be accessible by wheelchair

Disability Rights Association of Goa

(DRAG) has made special arrangements for a wheelchair accessible pandal opposite Serenity Apartments, Miramar, for persons with disability and the elderly to view the Panjim Carnival parade. People desiring to sit in the pandal are requested to be seated by 3pm due to traffic restrictions.

DRAG will also be participating in the float parade along with Enable Travel and Ezy Mov to promote Goa as an accessible and inclusive tourist destination for people with disability. The float will have around 80 to 100 people with various disabilities. The highlights of the float will be live music, floating wheelchair and an accessible wheelchair vehicle.