Shri Gajanan Mallya, General Manager, South Central Railway along with team of SCR officials, President & members Women’s Welfare Organization flagged off and participated in the “Fit India Freedom Run 2.0” held today i.e., 09th September, 2021 at Railway Sports Complex (RSC) Grounds, Secunderabad. The event was organized by SCR Sports Association to commemorate the 75th Independence Day - ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav”.
Nationwide campaign is being organised on the concept of “Physical/Virtual run” under the aegis of Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports from 13th August to 2nd October, 2021. This movement involves making a resolve to include physical activity of at least 30 minutes daily in our lives as part of Fit India Thematic Campaign “Fitness Ka Doze...Adha Ghanta Roz”.
Accordingly, SCR has organised the event to propagate the same among Rail workforce and their families. All the members enthusiastically participated in the Freedom Run 2.0. Speaking on this occasion, Shri Gajanan Mallya, General Manager has opined that the campaign organised for the Fit India Movement has helped in creating awareness across all the sections of people to keep Fit and Healthy, which is very much essential in the current pandemic times.
Shri Gajanan Mallya, General Manager has also inaugurated Renovated Shuttle Badminton Court at RSC Grounds, while Smt. Jayanthi Mallya, President, SCR Women’s Welfare Organisation has planted saplings to promote the Green environment in the Railway premises.
Shri Arun Kumar Jain, Additional General Manager, SCR, Shri J.K. Jain, Principal Chief Mechanical Engineer, SCR & President, SCR Sports Association, all Principal Heads of the departments, SCRWWO Officials and members, other officers and staff have participated in the event.