( Photo : Imteyaz Ahmed)


Satish Aditya

Motihari : A 13 km Run for Peace was  organized by East Champaran District Administration on  January 15, 2021, at Gandhi Maidan, Motihari Town, the district headquarters. Around 2,000 youth, boys,  and girls participated in the Run.

All the registered participants reached  the Gandhi Maidan on time and Run started at  6 .30 am in foggy morning  with East Champaran   DM  Shirshat Kapil Ashok  and  all the  officers of Motihari Collectorate also participating at the event. Earlier, Jwala Gatta, an international badminton player, addressing the participants said that she extremely happy to see the large number of participants  braving the foggy winter morning.

This event was organised to encourage the youth to work for ending violence and discrimination in the society. Motihari MLA Pramod Kumar said that  the Run for Peace was organised by the District Administration to create awareness of about importance of peace, non-violence, and a  healthy life style.

DM Shirshat Kapil Ashok  said that the event was organised to create awareness in new generation about value of culture, peace in daily life, besides all round development of the society.  He urged the boys and girls to spread awareness  in  common people about ‘Jal ,Jiwan and Hariyali’  scheme.