Chandigarh Mayor Sarabjit Kaur flagged off the rally at Sukhna Lake “World Bicycle Day”
Bicycle Rally on World Bicycle Day by Nehru Yuva Kendra , Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt of India
To celebrate World Bicycle Day, as part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, a bicycle rally was organized by Nehru Yuva Kendra Chandigarh at State level on 3rd June 2022 from Sukhna Lake to High Court. The objective of the Programme was to draw attention to the benefits of using the bicycle a simple, affordable, clean and environmentally fit sustainable means of transportation, said Sanjana Vatts, District Youth Officer .
Mayor Sarbjit Kaur gave the message of adopting cycle continuously in life instead of celebrating on a particular day. She said that even in the municipal corporation all of us will come on cycle once or twice a week.
In the rally more than 500 participants from Nehru Yuva Kendra Chandigarh, NSS, Bharat Scouts and Guides, Sports Department and others participated with full zest and zeal. Special Guests included Tejdeep Singh Saini PCS , Director Sports, Mahesh Inder Singh, Area councillor, Sapna, Assistant Director, Regional outreach Bureau, Surinder Saini, State Director, Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan Punjab, Paramjit singh, Deputy Director SAS Nagar mohali, added Sanjana Vatts, District Youth Officer.