Students of INTACT Special School here along with three foreigners – two hailing from Holland and one from Sweden – celebrated Pongal at the INTACT Opportunity campus for adult with intellectual disability at Kariyamangalam village near Manachanallur on Friday.
Helga Van Klock and Nina Rigter from Holland and Marika Johansson from Sweden, prepared sweet Pongal along with special children. Later pongal was served to students, teachers and villagers. The 15 beneficiaries who are undergoing rural based vocational training joined the children in the celebrations.
Special educators of INTACT school explained the significance of the celebrations to the visitors.