Vivek Oberoi meets specially abled children in Mumbai

Last Updated: Sat, Jul 17, 2010 08:16 hrs

Mumbai: Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi met children suffering from autism here on Friday to make them cheerful.

Oberoi made his presence in the 'Arts in Motion' dance studio here interacted with the children.

"People say that autistic children are mentally imbalanced and they have behavioural challenges and they create a wall around themselves like if somebody come or close towards them then they start crying and usually become violent but today I have seen that so many children were hugging me and dancing with me, that's why I also have written there dance with joy heal with love," said Oberoi.]

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Aanchal Gupta, Proprietor of the studio said she is very happy that Vivek is supporting the cause of autism.

"We invited Vivek Oberoi and we wanted him to spend some time with the autistic children who will be performing on 'Dance and Joy' and also dance with them so that he could motivate them and I think both Vivek and children enjoyed a lot," said Aanchal Gupta.

The annual festival would include various themes like 'Dance and Joy, Accepting Responsibility and Understanding Autism'.

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