Visit to Maheshwari Blind School

Date & Venue of the activity                          : 19th January, 2023

Target group (Students/Staff)                         : B.Com. Final Year Students

Number of the students participated                         : 42

Name of the staff in-charge                           :Prof S. S. Shinde    Mrs. B. D. Adhyapak,

Mrs. PoojaPatilMrs. MayuriShetti Dr. SharmilaSambhaji,   Mrs. HemaAngolkar

Founder:                                                          : Late Dr. N.R.Kulkarni


A Brief Report of the activity:

Department of commerce along with staff and students visited to Maheshwari Blind School

Nehru Nagar, Belagavi, which was started by its founder president Dr. N.R.Kulkarni. in the year 1973.

It is managed by Belgaum ZillaAndhSevaSansthan, Belgaum. The school is a residential  one providing education to the blind from I std to X std. The school is a co-education institution catering to around 125 students. The students are trained in Braille writing and reading for all classes along with mobility skills and music classes. The students have excelled in music, sports and academics. The teachers are well qualified and trained and act as true mentors of the child and equip them with life skills to lead a dignified life.

The students of the Department of Commerce contributed for donating 1300 sheets of paper required for Braille writing and also distributed biscuits to the students.

The school is well equipped with classrooms and computer labs with donations from various institutions and individuals.

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