Election Commission of India (ECI) has launched mobile application called “PWD” to make voting easier in Maharashtra and implement its slogan of Accessible Elections
This mobile app provides useful information to registered Divyang voters such as the location of voting booth and request for special facilities such as wheelchairs, ramps and transport from home during 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
The International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and Transatlantic Slave Trade is observed every year on 25th of March.
Objective of Day: Honour and remember those who suffered and died at the hands of the transatlantic slavery system. Raise awareness about the dangers of racism and prejudice today.
2019 Theme: “Remember Slavery: The Power of the Arts for Justice”. It seeks to recognize importance of art in confronting slavery, to raise awareness of the struggles and to empower those who have been affected by it.