Uttarakhand Police is all set to organize the 2nd Edition of “Dehradun Marathon” to spread social awareness on the issue of road and women safety. Last year half-marathon got a phenomenal reaction, the police division on Wednesday reported arranging the second release of the “Dehradun Marathon” on December 17.
In last year’s event, more than 20,000 individuals liable to take an interest, including some global sprinters, the marathon will be directed in two-classes — half-marathon of 21 km and scaled down marathon of 7km—with a focal subject of street security and ladies wellbeing.
Ashok Kumar, additional director general of police (Law and Order) stated, “The half-marathon will be composed on December 17 to spread mindfulness on street and ladies wellbeing in Uttarakhand. There is no enlistment expense and we have effectively gotten 4,700 passages.”
A year ago, around 25,000 individuals kept running on Dehradun streets to spread mindfulness against medications and defilement, and as indicated by Ashok Kumar, a comparative number of individuals of all-age bunches are relied upon to run for the current year to help’s police office’s endeavors on street and ladies wellbeing.
For this year “Dehradun Marathon”, Rs. 10 lakh has been reported as prize cash crosswise over classifications. The champs of 21 km half-marathon in the two men and ladies class will get Rs. 1 lakh each, while second sprinter ups will get Rs 50,000 each. The individuals who will sack the third position will get Rs. 25,000 each.