Imphal: Under the aegis of Manipur Hockey, Hockey Unit Imphal West organized “Fit India Freedom Run” 2020 at Khuman Lampak Sports Complex on Sunday.
The run was flagged off by Gyanendro Ningombam, President, Hockey India, in the presence of Basudev Singh, President Manipur Hockey; L. Bashanta Sharma, CEO, Manipur Hockey; Ph. Nirmalata Devi, joint secretary, Hockey India; M. Birjit Singh, President, Hockey Unit of Imphal West; K. Pravashchandra, General Secretary, Hockey Unit of Imphal West; from western gate of Kangla.
Fit India Freedom Run 2020 was held as a part of initiative being taken up by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in commemoration of the father of the nation MK Gandhi. Celebration is still going on across the nation as a part of the programme slated to be actuated from 15th August till 2nd October, 2020 with the firm aim of promotion of physical health and mental wellness among the citizens of India.
Around 130 athletes including various veteran athletes and officials from different clubs/associations affiliated under Hockey Unit of Imphal West participated in the run.
N. Ingocha Singh, OC, Imphal police station also participated at the function as guest of honor.