Haryana

INTERNATIONAL GEETA MAHOTSAV FROM DEC. 7 : GEETA JAYANTI BRING ON WORLD MAP

December 02, 2018 07:35 PM

Chandigarh (Face2News)

Haryana Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Mr Krishan Kumar Bedi said that International Gita Mahotsav has brought fame and global recognition to Kurukshetra. The International Gita Mahotsav will be organised from December 7 to December 23 in which Mauritius will be the partner country and Gujarat will be the partner State. The State Government has given International status to Gita Jayanti so as to bring it on the world map. 

During this IGM Run 2018, in 6 Kilometer race of boys, Ashok Kumar from Karnal who bagged first position, has been awarded with Rs 31000, Reenu Kumar of Meerut (2nd position) Rs. 21000 and Ravinder Kumar of  Lucknow (third Position) has been awarded with Rs.11000.  Similarly, Sachin resident of Ambala, Ravi of Kaithal, Dharmendra of Rohtak, Balsinder, Aman, Ankit of Panipat and Amit of Yamuna Nagar Have been awarded with Rs 2100 each. In 4 Kilometer race of women, Anita of Kaithal has been awarded with Rs. 31000, Divyanka Chaudhary of Yamuna Nagar with Rs. 21000 and Anu Panipat with Rs. 11000 respectively.  Similarly, residents of Kurukshetra including Anu, Anjali, Anjali Rani, Neha, Savita, Avleen Kaur and Priya have been awarded with Rs. 2100 each.

 Mr Bedi was speaking at the flagging off ceremony of International Gita Mahotsav (IGM) Run 2018, organised by Kurukshetra Development Board and department of Sports and Youth Affairs in Kurukshetra today. Local MLAs and senior officers were also present during this Marathon. Every year, the State Government adds more colors to its form so as to make the event (International Gita Mahotsav) more popular at the International level. The Marathon (IGM Run 2018) has been organised to connect common people especially youth with this Mahotsav.

The Minister said that he has taken part in this event as a common man and not as a chief guest as this is every citizen’s own Mahotsav. All the people enthusiastically wait for this Mahotsav, he added.

The Minister reviewed the ongoing preparations for Gita Mahotsav at Brahm Sarovar and directed the officials to make some improvements.

During this IGM Run 2018, in 6 Kilometer race of boys, Ashok Kumar from Karnal who bagged first position, has been awarded with Rs 31000, Reenu Kumar of Meerut (2nd position) Rs. 21000 and Ravinder Kumar of  Lucknow (third Position) has been awarded with Rs.11000.  Similarly, Sachin resident of Ambala, Ravi of Kaithal, Dharmendra of Rohtak, Balsinder, Aman, Ankit of Panipat and Amit of Yamuna Nagar Have been awarded with Rs 2100 each. In 4 Kilometer race of women, Anita of Kaithal has been awarded with Rs. 31000, Divyanka Chaudhary of Yamuna Nagar with Rs. 21000 and Anu Panipat with Rs. 11000 respectively.  Similarly, residents of Kurukshetra including Anu, Anjali, Anjali Rani, Neha, Savita, Avleen Kaur and Priya have been awarded with Rs. 2100 each.

Besides this, in Senior Citizen Women category Jamna Dhamija and in Senior Citizen Men category Sarwanand have been awarded with cheque of Rs. 2100 each. 

The Minister also urged all the officers, teachers and people to motivate and invite people to take part in International Gita Mahotsav. This year Gita Mahotsav would be celebrated in more grand way. This Mahotsav should be celebrated by all the people as it is their own Mahotsav and they should make efforts to invite more and more people to this event, the Minister added.

On this occasion, MLA Subhash Sudha while congratulating the participants of this IGM Run 2018 said that the State Government is making efforts to make every moment of this Mahotsav memorable. Every year Marathon is organised before Gita Mahatosav and thousands of people take part in this event. MLA Pawan Saini also spoke on the occasion.

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