International Day of Disabled Persons
Scores of people turned out for a walkathon held to mark the International Day of Disabled Persons at King Faisal Corniche.
The Walk With. The Blind event was organised by the Friendship Society for the Blind and the Saudi, Bahraini Institute for the Blind. The day, marked worldwide on December 3, alms to promote understanding of disability Issues and mobilise support for the dignity, rights and well-being of people with disabilities. It also sought to increase awareness about the importance of integrating people with disabilities in all aspects of life. Above, organisers and supporters on the walk.