Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Shri Virbhadra Singh today flagged off 'Save Water-Save Earth' Cycle Rally-2013 organized by Jamia Millia Islamia, a premium central university of the country, from his official residence Oak Over, Shimla.
A group of 26 students (20 boys and 6 girls) and 13 staff members with two doctors in the rally would cover a distance of approx 452 kms and would pass through the states of Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana
and Chandigarh. The objective of the rally was to generate awareness about the preservation of our environment and to provide opportunity to students to face various challenges, develop character and personality alongwith understanding flora and fauna of different regions.
Shri Kuldeep Kumar, Shri Rohit Thakur, Shri Nand Lal and Shri Anirudh Singh all MLAs, Shri Harsh Mahajan, Vice Chairman, State Cooperative Bank, Shri Kewal Singh Pathania, Vice-Chairman, HRTC, Shri V.C. Pharka, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister and YSS, Shri Kamal Sharma, Special Secretary to Chief Minister and Director YSS, Mr. Badarual Islam, PCCF (Wild Life), Smt. Suman Rawat, Joint Director, YSS, and other dignitaries were present on the occasion.