David Kipto wins Asansol Half Marathon

Asansol(WB): David Kipto of Kenya won the Mega International Asansol Half Marathon in West Bengal`s Burdwan district in which 6000 participants participated today.
Kipto covered the 21 km distance in 1 hour and 20 minute.

Ram Milon of Uttar Pradesh secured the second position in the Half marathon while Kipto`s country-mate Hillery Kiptancy finished third.

Kipto received Rs 1 lakh for securing the first position while Milon got Rs 50,000 and Kiptancy Rs 25,000 respectively.

Durgapur Asansol Police Commissioner Ajay Nand said 6000 people participated in the Half Marathon.