Bike rally to promote CWG 2010

The build-up to this year`s Commonwealth Games continues with Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi on Sunday flagging off a Delhi to Leh bike rally to promote the event across five states.

Updated: Jun 13, 2010, 13:18 PM IST

New Delhi: The build-up to this year`s
Commonwealth Games continues with Organising Committee
chairman Suresh Kalmadi on Sunday flagging off a Delhi to Leh bike
rally to promote the event across five states.

The rally being taken by 34 bikers will cover 3500 kms
over a period of 15 days through five states on their way to
Leh and back.

"The bikers would spread the message and spirit of the
Commonwealth Games 2010 Delhi while passing through the states
of Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir,"
OC said in a statement.

"I wish the bikers all the best and a safe journey as
they embark on the journey to Leh covering five states and a
distance of 3500 kms. The Commonwealth Games is not just for
Delhi but for India and these bikers while crossing the five
states of north India will spread the message and spirit of
the games to the public," Kalmadi said.

The bikers will spread the spirit of the Games through
distribution of banners, posters and pamphlets to the people.

PTI

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