Monday, December 7, 2015
The State Government in association with a NGO Disease Eradication through Education and Prevention (DEEP) is organizing the first ‘Amaravati Half Marathon, 10 K Run and 5K Run’ on January 10, 2016.
The run will begin from Indira Gandhi Municipal Corporation stadium at 6am and will culminate at the place where the foundation stone for the new Capital city – Amaravati.
Convenor of Organizing Committee K.Pattabhi Ram speaking to media said that sports and film personalities will participate in the marathon that is being conducted to promote fitness and wellness. More than 15,000 people are expected to participate. City Police Commissioner Gauatam Sawang, Telugu Film actor Ram, chess player Koneru Hampy and other dignitaries were present at the media conference.
Interested persons can register their names on the website www.amaravatimarathon.run.