In pictures: These celebrities made Mumbai Marathon a star-studded affair

The Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2017 held on January 15 was a melange of colors with B-towners, sports enthusiasts and corporate bigwigs and over 42,000 runners from different corners of the world participating in the event.

The 14th edition of the marathon was flagged off from the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus on the early hours on Sunday morning. Though Anupam Kher didn’t attend the event, he wished all the participants ‘Good Luck’ on Twitter and also posted videos of the participants he saw on his way back home from a shoot in South Mumbai. He has become the first celebrity to tweet about the run.

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis attended the event with wife Amruta Fadnavis to cheer the participants.

Amruta Fadnavis felicitated the winners of half marathon and best dressed runners.

Indian cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle grace the event to support and spread awareness about the Forum for Autism.

In pictures: These celebrities made Mumbai Marathon a star-studded affair

Among the early bird to cheer the runners was John Abraham. The actor is the face of the marathon and also felicitated the winners of half marathon –G Lakshmanan and Monika Athare.

In pictures: These celebrities made Mumbai Marathon a star-studded affair

Bollywood film director Nagesh Kukunoor was present at the marathon to create awareness about Adapt, an organisation working for the disable friendly people.

In pictures: These celebrities made Mumbai Marathon a star-studded affair

Chairman of Reliance Group and businessman Anil Ambani was also seen participating in the marathon.

In pictures: These celebrities made Mumbai Marathon a star-studded affair

Bollywood actress Tara Sharma poses with policemen.

Other celebrities to grace the Mumbai Marathon were:

Actress Juhi Chawla at the Mumbai Marathon 2017
Actress Juhi Chawla at the Mumbai Marathon 2017
Rahul Bose
Rahul Bose
Tapsee Pannu
Tapsee Pannu
Ironman Milind Soman
Ironman Milind Soman
Sonali-Bendre cheering participants at the event
Sonali-Bendre cheering participants at the event
MTV VJ Maria Goretti participating the marathon.
MTV VJ Maria Goretti participating the marathon.

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