Hyderabad: Nara Nageswar Rao, member, Child Welfare Committee, Rangareddy district and president of Society for Needy and Disabled Organisation, has received national award under Role Model Category-2019 for Empowerment of the Persons with Disabilities, given every year by Department of Disability Affairs, Government of India on the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
Nara Nageswar Rao received the award from Vice-President of India, Venkaiah Naidu in a function held in New Delhi. The award puts an enormous responsibility on my shoulder. Its also a motivation for me to work with utmost honesty for the protection of rights, equal opportunities and empowerment of specially-abled persons, he said.
Nageswar Rao is also a member for Telangana Rules Formation Committee on Rights of the Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 and Core Committee Member of Systemic Voters Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) of Telangana Election Commission and member of District Inspection Committee for Child Care Institutions of Rangareddy and Medchal districts.