Rotary Club Chandigarh gave scholarships to 9 blind children
The Rotary Chandigarh Shivalik has given scholarships worth Rs 1.80 lakh to nine visually-challenged college and university students.
The amount was raised through a charity fundraising event. The Rotary club had organized a "Rotary Dinner in the Dark" in September and October where the funds were collected.
The aim of the fund raising drive was to help the nine blind children in their education.
Apart from the charity dinner, individuals had also came forward to give money to rotary club for the good cause.
Each of the nine student was given an amount of Rs 20,000 each to be used for completion of their education.