Thousands ‘Run for Unity’ organised in Raipur

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 01 Nov 2018 11:29:00


Staff Reporter,


Around 2000 people participated in the run christened ‘Run for Unity’ organised on Wednesday to mark the birth anniversary of ‘Iron Man’ Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel. The run was organised under the supervision of District Collector Dr Basavaraju S and under the joint aegis of Sports and Youth Welfare Department, and District Administration. Officials and employees of school education department, district administration, students of schools and teachers and principals actively participate in the run. Besides, NCC cadets, police jawans and NSS swayam sevaks participated in the run.

District Panchayat CEO Deepak Soni and ADM Renuka Shrivastav flagged off the run that started from International Hockey Stadium and culminated at the same venue after passing through GE Road.

Sports and Youth Welfare Department Joint Director O P Sharma and other senior officials were present on the occasion.