Indore (Madhya Pradesh): Bollywood actor Sonu Sood flagged the 'Follow Traffic Rules and Save Yourself' marathon at the city's most famous Rajwada Palace on Sunday morning. After the flag, he accompanied and motivated more than 20,000 people who participated in the marathon. The event started around 6 am.
A total of 4 races commenced from different spots, two races from Nehru Stadium, one from Rajwada, and another from Yashwant Club which were divided in four categories: 21, 10, 5, and 3 kilometres.
Winner Dr Sanjay Ahirkar | FP Photo
Winner of Marathon
Winner of Indore’s 'Follow Traffic Rules and Save Yourself' 2024 marathon was Dr.Sanjay Ahirkar who is a Child specialist. He completed the target of 21.09 km in 2.25 hrs.
Runners from all age groups
People from all age groups participated in the marathon, be it teenagers or the elderly. A huge enthusiasm and health consciousness was observed among the runners.
Many of the people managed to finish the 3km, 5km and 10km race.
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