As part of celebrations under ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’, Fit India Freedom Run is being organised in Madhya Pradesh also. State Director of Nehru Yuva Kendra RN Tyagi informed that in Madhya Pradesh Fit India Freedom Run is being organised jointly by Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYK) and National Service Scheme under the theme ‘Jan Bhagidari se Jan Andolan’.
Fit India Freedom run is being organised in 75 identified places of all 52 districts of Madhya Pradesh. Today Fit India Freedom Run will take place at Gwalior, Sagar, Ashoknagar, Shivpuri, Betul and Burhanpur while on August 14, this race will be organized in Agar Malwa, Alirajpur and Anupur. The run will be organised in other districts of the state as well till Oct 2nd.
The event will also witness participation of youth icons, sportspersons, public representatives, Panchayati Raj representatives and eminent personalities of the state. An appeal has been made for participation and cooperation from local administration, NSS, NCC, Bharat Scouts and Guides and other voluntary organizations.